Phil Keenan is a principal in the law firm of Ambler Keenan Mitchell Johnson. Phil received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Kansas, a B.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York, and a M.A. in Business Management from Webster College. He is also a graduate of the United States Naval War College. Phil received his J.D. with honors from the University of Denver College of Law.
Phil’s practice focuses on estate planning, taxation of estates and gifts, probate and trust law, and probate and trust administration. Phil is a frequent speaker on various estate planning subjects.
Prior to his legal career, Phil served as an officer and pilot in the United States Navy. He is also licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) by the state of Colorado, and is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). Phil is also board certified as an Estate Planning Law Specialist by the Estate Law Specialist Board, Inc.* under a specialization program accredited by the American Bar Association. Phil is a member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys.
Active in local community organizations, Phil’s professional associations include membership in the Denver Bar Association and the Colorado Bar Association. A proponent of charitable giving, he is a Past-President for the Colorado Planned Giving Roundtable. Phil serves as the Chair of the Professional Advisor Council for Colorado Public Radio and is a member of the Professional Advisors Council at the Denver Foundation.
Phil and his firm are dedicated to providing cost effective service to their clients as they accumulate, preserve, and transfer wealth. He believes that an estate plan will be most effective when it is crafted by a team comprised of the client’s most trusted advisors.
You can email Phil at email@example.com.
* Colorado does not certify lawyers as specialists in any field.