Philip L. O'Donoghue

Philip L. O'Donoghue: Attorney with Furey, Doolan & Abell, LLP AV stamp icon
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Phi Beta Kappa. Member, 1975-1976 and Editor, 1976-1977, Georgetown Law Journal. Co-Author: "Use of Disclaimers in Post-Mortem Planning," New York University Tax Institute, at 7-1 to 7-33, 1982. Law Clerk to Hon. William B. Jones, Chief Judge, United States District Court for the District of Columbia, 1976-1977. Member: The Barristers. Lecturer, Estate and Trust Topics, Maryland Institute for Continuing Professional Education for Lawyers, 1984—.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Trusts
  • Nonprofit
  • Tax Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Closely Held Businesses

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
301-652-6880  Phone
301-652-8972  Fax
University Attended:
University of Notre Dame, B.A., magna cum laude, 1972
Law School Attended:
Georgetown University, J.D., 1976
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Tax Court and U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1978, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; 1976, District of Columbia; 1980, Maryland
Montgomery County (Member, Section on Wills, Trusts and Estates) and Maryland State (Member: Trusts and Estates Section; Publication Committee, 1983-1991; Section Council, 1986-1990, 1992-1997; Secretary, 1994-1995; Chair, 1996-1997) Bar Associations; The District of Columbia Bar (Member, Section on Estates and Trusts; Steering Committee, 1992-1995); District of Columbia Estate Planning Council (Reporter on Maryland Law, 1994—); Suburban Maryland Estate Planning Council; American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.
Birth Information:
Washington, D.C., June 5, 1950
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

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