James J. Keightley

James J. Keightley: Attorney with Keightley & Ashner LLP
  • Partner at Keightley & Ashner LLP (5 Attorneys)
  • One Metro Center, 700 12th Street N.W., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005
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General Counsel, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, 1995-2005; Special Counsel for Large Cases, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, 1991-1995, Associate Chief Counsel (Litigation), Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, 1982-1991. Founding member and Master, J. Edgar Murdock Inn of Court (Tax Court), 1988-1996, Member, United States Court of Federal Claims Advisory Council, 1985 to 1995. ALI-ABA faculty, "How to Handle a Tax Controversy at the IRS and in the Tax Court," 1986-1994. Visiting lecturer, University of Virginia Law School, tax procedure and retirement financing, 1986, 1997, 1998.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • PBGC Matters
  • Bankruptcy
  • Pension Plans
  • Employee Benefits
  • Tax Controversies

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
202-558-5150  Phone
University Attended:
Villanova University, B.A., 1964
Law School Attended:
Cornell University Law School, J.D., 1967; George Washington University, LL.M., Tax, 1970
Year of First Admission:
1967, Virginia; 1970, District of Columbia
American Bar Association, Virginia State Bar Association.

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