Alexander W. Powell, Jr.

Attorney in Williamsburg, VA
Alex is a member of the firm's Williamsburg office. His practice focuses on estate planning and administration, tax, and real estate development and land use.

Recognition and honors

• Virginia Rising Stars; Law & Politics, 2008
• Law Clerk; The Honorable Walter E. Black, Jr., United States District Court for the District of Maryland, 1999-2001
• Syracuse Law Review; Syracuse University College of Law
• Order of the Coif
• Justinian Honor Society
• Moot Court Honor Society
• Commissioned Officer; United States Marine Corps, 1992-1996

military service

• Commissioned Officer; United States Marine Corps, 1992-1996


• Tax Planning for Year End 2012

press and publication

• Private Client Services Update - Portability - Is It Time to Throw Traditional Estate Tax Planning Out the Window?
• Private Client Services Update - Practical Considerations When Navigating the New Modified Carryover Basis Rules
• Private Client Services Update - Uncertainty Surrounds Imminent Estate Tax Repeal
• Kaufman & Canoles Announces New Partners (2008)
• 28 K&C Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers & 8 Named as Virginia Rising Stars 2008

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Areas of Law

  • Private Client Services


    Experience & Credentials



    Admission Details

    Admitted in 1999, Virginia

    Law School Attended

    Syracuse University College of Law
    Class of 1999
    magna cum laude

    University Attended

    University of Rochester
    Class of 1992

    Birth Information

    Born in 1969
    Bethesda, Maryland, December 30, 1969


    Commissioned Officer; United States Marine Corps, 1992-1996

    Associations & Memberships

    Associations• Williamsburg Landing, Inc.; Assistant General Counsel and Secretary
    • Leadership Historic Triangle; Board of Directors, Class of 20... More

    Contact Information


    (757) 259.3877


    (757) 259.3838


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    Office Information
    Alexander W. Powell, Jr.
     4801 Courthouse Street, Suite 300, P.O. Box 6000,
    Williamsburg, VA 23188


    Kaufman & Canoles A Professional Corporation (Williamsburg, Virginia)

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