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E. Ludlow Keeney, Jr.

Mr. Keeney has practiced with the firm for thirty-six years, devoting his practice exclusively to litigation and transactional matters involving real property and construction. Mr. Keeney graduated from Pomona College (B.A., 1961) and The University of California at Los Angeles (LL.B., 1964).

Mr. Keeney was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1965 and was admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States of America in 1968.

He has been included in the publication The Best Lawyers in America for the last ten years.


Mr. Keeney's professional memberships, associations, committees and listings include:

  • Member, Real Property Law Section, State Bar of California

  • Member, Real Property and Probate Law Section, American Bar Association

  • Member, Real Property Section, San Diego County Bar Association

  • Consultant, Real Property Subcommittee of the Joint Advisory Committee of CEB

  • Member, CEB Real Property Practice Institute

  • Member, America College of Real Estate Lawyers

  • Listing: Best Lawyers in American (Real Estate Law): 1987 -


Mr. Keeney is also a sought after lecturer and frequently is retained as an expert witness in real estate litigation matters.

  • CEB, Fundamentals of Real Property Law Practice [1978-1980; 1986; 1989; 1990; 1997-2000]

  • CEB, Recent Developments in Real Property Law [1980-2003]

  • CEB, Real Estate Broker Practice [1997]

  • CEB, Advising Real Property Investors [1979]

  • CEB, Introduction to Real Property Secured Transactions [1980; 1983; 1985; 1990;1992]

  • CEB, Real Estate Secured Transactions [1990, 1992, 2000]

  • CEB, Real Property Remedies [1974; 1977; 1979; 1991]

  • San Diego Trial Lawyers Association, Real Estate Litigation [1984]

  • CEB, Sixth Annual Institute [1989]

  • CEB, Eleventh Annual Institute [1994]

  • CEB, Representing The Borrower In a Real Property Foreclosure Or Workout [1992, 1994]