Duncan Scott Keir, ESQ.
Fiduciary Litigation, Guardianships, Contract Real Estate, Civil Litigation
J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law – 2003 - 2006
B.A., Art History, Kenyon College – 1994 - 1998
St. Paul’s School – 1988 - 1994
Bar and Court Admissions
Maryland State Bar Association; Baltimore County Bar Association; District, Circuit, Appellate and Federal Courts of Maryland
Attorney Duncan Scott Keir leads Elville and Associates’ litigation department, addressing matters ranging from fiduciary and civil litigation to guardianship and contract real estate. A lifelong resident of Baltimore County, Mr. Keir graduated from St. Paul’s School for Boys in 1994, from Kenyon College in 1998, and the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2006.
Mr. Keir’s professional career reflects a commitment of excellence in representing clients both in and out of the courtroom along with developing key strategic partnerships. This commitment molds well with Elville and Associates’ ideals of client education, ongoing collaboration with its clients and partners, and compassion in working with clients and their families.
Mr. Keir began his legal career with Summerfield, Willen, Silverberg & Limsky in Owings
Mills, representing businesses and individuals in a wide variety of matters before the District, Circuit, Appellate and Federal Courts of Maryland. Thereafter, in 2011, Mr. Keir joined the Law Offices of Steven Heisler in Baltimore City, where he honed his skills representing hundreds of clients in auto accident and personal injury claims, while continuing his business, domestic and criminal practice. In 2013 up to the time Mr. Keir joined Elville and Associates, he was a partner at Price & Keir, where he was the firm’s litigation partner and managed its Maryland office.
As a proven and accomplished litigator representing clients both in and out of the courtroom, Mr. Keir’s experience will further Elville and Associates’ ability to address clients’ needs on a comprehensive level previously unseen at the firm.
On the personal side, Duncan is an accomplished guitarist, playing in multiple bands around the area. He also enjoys many outdoor activities, such as surfing, mountain biking and snowboarding. Duncan lives in Towson, Maryland with his wife, Catherine and their three children, Elli, Graham and Wyatt.