Carol A. Kelley focuses her practice on tax-related matters, with a concentration on estate planning and estate and trust administration matters. Additionally, Carol has prepared organizational documents for limited partnerships, limited liability companies and 501(c)(3) charitable organizations.
Prior to joining Buchanan, Carol served as an associate with the Newark, New Jersey, office of a large East Coast-based law firm, where she concentrated on estate planning and estate administration. Her experience includes advising clients on estate and gift tax issues, business succession plans and charitable matters.
Carol drafted complex estate planning documents, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney and advance health care directives. She assisted clients in administering estates and trusts and prepared tax returns related to estates and gift taxes.
While in law school, Carol was co-chair of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.
New York University, LL.M., 2002, Taxation
Duke University, J.D., 1998
Providence College, B.A., 1995, summa cum laude
- District of Columbia
- New Jersey
- New York
American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust & Estate Law Section
New Jersey State Bar Association
Washington, D.C. Estate Planning Council