F. Kelleher Riess

Hickey & Riess, L.L.C. Attorney


1139 Arabella Street New Orleans, LA 70115 United States


Phone: (504) 525-1120 Fax: (504) 581-5841 Website: http://www.riessfirms.com/

CPA States


Practice Areas

Estate Planning/Wills
Probate & Trust

Biographical Info

F. Kelleher Riess, born New Orleans, Louisiana, January 28, 1941; Certified Public Accountant, 1966, Louisiana; Admitted to bar 1971, Louisiana; U.S. Tax Court, 1971; U.S. District Court Eastern District, 1972; Louisiana Supreme Court, 1971; U.S. Supreme Court, 1978. Preparatory education, University of Southern Mississippi (B.S., 1963); Legal education, Loyola University School of Law (J.D., 1971); Graduate education, Loyola University (M.B.A., 1966) Beta Alpha Sigma and Beta Alpha Psi, Boston University (LL.M., 1972). Member: Louisiana Bar Association (Chairman, Tax Section, 1978-79); Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants; Program Committee Tulane Tax Institute. Louisiana Board Certified Tax Attorney, Board Certified Estate Planner and Administrator. Author: “Supreme Court Provides Safe Harbor for Use of Straw Corporations: The Need for Corporate Nominees”, Warren, Gorham & Lamont, Journal of Real Estate Taxation, Winter, 1989; Louisiana Bar Journal, February, 1989. Professorships: Clinical Professor of Taxation, Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business, 1973-present; Adjunct Professor of Law, Tulane Law School. Selected as Best Lawyers in America, 1995-present, and Louisiana Super Lawyer 2008-present.