Attorney J. Douglas McCarthy

About Me

J. Douglas McCarthy is the founding partner of McCarthy & Akers, PLC. His practice focuses on transactional law dealing with Estate Planning, Real Estate and Corporate matters. Prior to founding McCarthy & Akers, PLC, Mr. McCarthy was a partner in the Winchester, Virginia law firm of Groves and McCarthy.Mr. McCarthy received his J.D. from the Keller School of Law at The University of Dayton, in Dayton, Ohio, where he earned honors in the fields of Taxation, Wills and Trusts. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, where he majored in Political Science.Mr. McCarthy sits on the Board of Directors of several non-profit organizations as well as the Board of Directors for Lord Fairfax Community College
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Virginiasince 2003
West Virginiasince 2004
My Education
University of DaytonJuris Doctor
Shepherd UniversityBachelor of Science
My Memberships
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Thomas More Law Center Distinguished Member
Virginia State Bar
West Virginia State Bar
Winchester/Frederick County Bar Association

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Estate Planning Law since 2015
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Received the Following Awards
Melton F. Wright Distinguished Service Award
Legal Elite for Business Magazine
Cali Awards for Estate Planning, Tax Law, and Income Tax

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