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Terrence E. Keating

Terrence E. Keating

Birmingham Office, Of CounselTerrence E. Keating
Tel: (248) 645-9680
Fax: (248) 645-1233
Email: [javascript protected email address]

Practice Areas
Estate Planning
Estate and Trust Administration
Nonprofit Law

B.A., University of Notre Dame
J.D., University of Detroit Mercy
New York University Graduate School of Law

State Bar of Michigan


Terrence E. Keating concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, trusts and nonprofit law. Mr. Keating has more than 30 years of personal trust, probate and investment management experience with Detroit area financial institutions and law firms.

Mr. Keating is regularly involved in estate planning for tax savings, family wealth preservation and business succession, utilizing lifetime planning techniques intended to carry-on after death, i.e., revocable and irrevocable and off-shore trusts, family limited partnerships and limited liability companies.

Mr. Keating is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, participating as a member of the Probate and Trust and the Taxation Sections of the State Bar. He has served on the Board of Trustees of the Metropolitan Detroit Board of the American Heart Association (Past President), the Advisory Board of Education for the Archdiocese of Detroit, and is a consultant to the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy. In addition, he is a member of the University of Notre Dame National Alumni Board Past Presidents Council, the Hundred Club, the Financial and Estate Planning Council of Detroit, Incorporated Society of Irish American Lawyers, Lighthouse of Oakland County Planned Giving Committee, the Planned Giving Roundtable of Metro Detroit and Board of Directors of the DAC Foundation.

He has served as President of the Detroit Golf Club, Detroit Athletic Club, Oakland County Catholic Social Services and University of Notre Dame National Alumni Association.