Contact:  (775) 688-3000, mkeane@woodburnandwedge.com

Michael Keane is a shareholder and practices primarily in the areas of civil litigation.  His areas of practice include State and Federal Civil Litigation; Contract Litigation; Real Property Litigation; Adult and Minor Guardianships; Contested Trusts and Estates; Construction Defect Litigation, Judgment Enforcement; Mechanics Liens; Bankruptcy.

EDUCATION

  • Juris Doctor (with distinction), University of the Pacific, 2000
    • Member, Traynor Honor Society
  • Bachelor of Arts in Outdoor Education / Environmental Science, Prescott College, 1990

ADMISSIONS

  • State Bar of Nevada, 2000
  • State Bar of California, 2002
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Washoe County Bar Foundation, President, 2012-Present
  • Special Advocates for Elders (“SAFE”), President, 2008-2009, Vice President, 2007-2008, Board Member, 2005-2011
  • American Alpine Club, Member, 2005-Present

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Estate Planning, Tax, Probate & Guardianship

  • Probate & Trust Administration
  • Guardianships
  • Probate Litigation
  • Will & Trust Contests

Family Law & Domestic Relations

  • Guardianships

Litigation

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Probate and Guardianships

Natural Resources & Environmental

  • Alternative Energies