As a lawyer in McGuireWoods’ Complex Commercial Litigation Department, Keith helps clients navigate the litigation process, from initial discovery to pretrial motions and trial. He represents large energy companies and other corporations in federal and state courts throughout Virginia and Washington, D.C.
Before joining the firm, Keith served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Bruce D. White of the Fairfax Circuit Court and dealt primarily with civil matters. He spent more than two years as an assistant commonwealth attorney in Fairfax County, Virginia, prosecuting misdemeanor and felony criminal offenses. As a prosecutor, Keith was first-chair attorney in numerous bench and jury trials.
Keith graduated cum laude from George Mason University School of Law. During law school, he interned for Chief Judge Nancy V. Alquist of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland. He is a member of the Northern Virginia Black Attorneys Association, the Fairfax Bar Association and the Northern Virginia Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling and competing in physical endurance competitions such as Tough Mudders and Spartan races.
Selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation, 2021, 2022
Membership Committee Chair, Northern Virginia Black Attorneys Association, 2018
Member, Fairfax County Bar Association
Member, Federal Bar Association