Keith Hagan - McDermott Will & Emery


Keith Hagan provides practical tax and commercial advice to cross-border and domestic transactions involving development and infrastructure projects, public M&A, and private equity.

Keith has experience with federal tax incentives including qualified opportunity funds (QOFs), energy production tax credits and investment tax credits, and qualified small business stock (QSBS). In particular, Keith is one of the country’s leading experts in the area of QOFs invested in development and infrastructure projects and venture capital located within qualified opportunity zones (QOZs) across the United States.

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  • Represented Fortune 100 company regarding its digital economy and cloud computing platform
  • Advised 10-figure cross-border de-SPAC acquisition of EMEA agricultural technology group.
  • Advised a wind developer in the financing of 300 MW, 200 MW, and 1000 MW wind projects in Oklahoma eligible for production tax credits.

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  • The Best Lawyers America, Ones to Watch in Tax Law, 2022-2023


  • Adjunct Professor, Inbound International Taxation, University of Miami School of Law
  • Florida Bar – Tax Section, member



University of Florida, LLM, 2015
Vanderbilt University Law School, JD, 2014
Georgia Institute of Technology, MS, 2009

Courts / Agencies
US Tax Court