Jonathan recently joined Rick Davis in the Sports Management practice group, representing both collegiate and professional coaches and administrators. Jonathan’s practice at Wallace Jordan has revolved around estate, business, and non-profit planning, focusing on the business, legal, and tax consequences of the documents he drafts and the contracts he negotiates. This experience enhances Jonathan’s work with his sports management clients. Jonathan completed his undergraduate work at Auburn University, received his law degree from the University of Alabama, and his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Alabama State Bar, and the Birmingham Bar Association.
Jonathan and his wife Jenna have two daughters, Emery and Anne Payton. Jonathan currently serves as an elder of Cahaba Park Church and supports the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Alabama through his involvement with the Phoenix Club of Birmingham.