Jimmy Sexton, LL.M.

President and CEO

Jimmy Sexton, LL.M. is the President and CEO of Esquire Group, a company he co-founded in 2005. Esquire Group is an international tax advisory firm specializing in tax planning and compliance for corporate and individual clients with a global presence.

Mr. Sexton focuses primarily on advanced tax planning strategies and corporate structuring aimed at reducing clients’ global effective tax rate. His areas of special competence include corporate structure design and implementation, tax treaties, expatriation, and tax compliance.

He is regarded as an expert in the field of international taxation, Mr. Sexton has often spoken at various organizations; including the United Nations, eBay, FAWCO clubs, American Chamber of Commerce, Vienna Expat Center, Austro-American Society, American-German Business Club, and instructed multiple continuing education courses. Mr. Sexton has also spoken at conferences, been interviewed on the radio, and in written articles on international taxation topics; he has been quoted by CNN, The Washing Post, and the Vienna Review, to name a few. He also co-authored an article for the National Association of Women in Real Estate Business (NAWRB) titled “Realtors and property managers: Don’t let foreign investors get you in trouble with the IRS”.

Under Mr. Sexton’s leadership Esquire Group has grown from its once small office in Las Vegas to having offices in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Vienna, Frankfurt, and the UAE. Mr. Sexton, having partially grown up in Austria and Germany, speaks fluent German and travels throughout Europe several months per year tending Esquire Group’s operations. When in the United States Mr. Sexton spends much of his time traveling – often piloting himself – to meet with clients and building corporate alliances.

In 2003 Mr. Sexton help found the Las Vegas Youth Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity, whose mission is to help inner-city kids stay off the streets and in school through after school athletic programs.
Mr. Sexton is also member of the Milken Institute’s Young Leaders Circle; a group of intellectually curious and motivated individuals who support the Institute and its mission to improve the lives and economic conditions of diverse populations around the world.

Mr. Sexton has a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance, a Juris Doctor (JD) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Taxation. He is also an instrument rated private pilot, fitness enthusiast and avid snowboarder.