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About William Kelleher

WILLIAM M. KELLEHER is a Director at the firm. He specializes in fiduciary litigation -especially trust litigation- in the Delaware Court of Chancery, the nation’s premier forum for the resolution of complex trust disputes. He has taken to trial several high-profile trust disputes in that court. Mr. Kelleher also counsels trust companies on fiduciary duties and other related issues.Immediately upon graduation from law school, Mr. Kelleher spent four years on active duty as a judge advocate general in the United States Coast Guard. Thereafter he served as a judicial law clerk at the Delaware Court of Chancery working for both Chancellor William B. Chandler, III and then Vice Chancellor (later Chief Justice) Myron T. Steele. Mr. Kelleher has also served as a Deputy Attorney General for the State of Delaware.Mr. Kelleher is a member of the Bars of Delaware, Pennsylvania and District of Columbia. He has argued eleven times at the Delaware Supreme Court.Areas of PracticeFiduciary LitigationCorporate and Commercial LitigationBar AssociationsDelaware State Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar AssociationEducationWidener University School of Law, Juris Doctor, cum laude 1995University of Delaware, Bachelor of Arts 1991PublicationsWhat You Should Know Before Filing a Trust or Guardianship Petition in the Delaware Court of ChanceryBlogFiduciary Litigation Blog