Keating Muething & Klekamp Welcomes William N. Kirkham

The Cincinnati law firm of Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL (KMK Law®) welcomes William N. (Bill) Kirkham, as a partner in the firm’s Business Representation & Transactions Group.

“We are pleased to welcome Bill to KMK,” said Alan Fershtman, Managing Partner. “Bill brings significant experience to KMK’s Business Group and Private Client Services Group. Bill’s impressive background and expertise will add considerable value to many aspects of our work.”

Kirkham’s practice includes extensive work in counseling owners of closely held businesses, general business and tax planning, acquisitions and commercial transactions, and personal estate planning. Prior to joining KMK Law, Kirkham was a member of another prominent U.S. law firm with a presence in the Midwest. Kirkham earned his J.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Law and his B.B.A. from the University of Cincinnati, magna cum laude. Kirkham is admitted to practice law in Ohio.

“I’m thrilled to be joining KMK Law and furthering the commitment and traditions of the firm in providing the highest standards of legal advice,” said Kirkham. “KMK Law is an exceptional firm that values its professionals, clients, and the community at large.”

About Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL
The law firm of Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL (KMK Law®), based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is a nationally-recognized law firm delivering sophisticated legal solutions to businesses of all sizes—from Fortune 50 corporations to start-up companies. KMK Law has been awarded a Top Workplaces honor by The Enquirer Media since 2012. Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers® 2022 recognized KMK as a leading law firm in Ohio in Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy & Restructuring, Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions, and General Commercial Litigation. KMK Law earned four National Rankings in Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, Project Finance Law and Venture Capital Law and 39 Metropolitan Rankings in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers publication of its 2023 “Best Law Firms” Report. Founded in 1954, KMK has approximately 130 lawyers and a support staff of 120 employees. Additional information is available at


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