Peter A. Arntson

Peter A. Arntson

McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
  • Probate
  • Virginia
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Summary

Peter A. Arntson, for many years a principal with the firm and its predecessors, and now a Senior Counsel, has over 40 years of legal experience. He graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.A. in history and after two years in the Army, one year of which was in France, he attended the University of Virginia School of Law where he obtained his L.L.B. (now J.D.). He later obtained an L.L.M. in taxation from Georgetown National Law Center. He began his practice in Arlington with Philips, Kendrick, Gearhardt & Aylor in 1965, becoming a partner in 1970. In 1975 he became a partner in this firm.

Education
University of Virginia
B.A.
Activities: Phi Alpha Delta
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University of Virginia School of Law
J.D.
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Georgetown University Law Center
LL.M. | Taxation
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Professional Experience
Senior Counsel
McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
Current
Deputy Commissioner of Accounts
Fairfax County
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Author: "Still Short of its Goal: A Critical Look at Individual Retirement Accounts," Vol. 34, No. 1, Washington & Lee Law Review, Winter, 1977
Author: "The Virginia Land Trust—An Overlooked Title Holding Device for Investment, Business and Estate Planning Purposes," Vol. 30, No. 1, Washington & Lee Law Review, Spring, 1973
Listed in: "The Legal Elite," Estates and Trusts, Virginia Business
Listed in: The Best Lawyers in America
Professional Associations
Fairfax Bar Association
Member
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Virginia Bar Association
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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Virginia State Bar
Member
Current
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Virginia State Bar
Chairman, Tax Section
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
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U.S. Supreme Court
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U.S. Tax Court
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Practice Area
  • Probate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Taxation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
Contact & Map
11350 Random Hills Road, Suite 500
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Telephone: (703) 273-2288
Fax: (703) 273-4592