Savannah Attorney Dennis B. Keene Joins Bouhan Falligant Law Firm
Bouhan Falligant LLP, a full-service Georgia law firm, is pleased to announce that Dennis B. Keene has joined its group of experienced attorneys in Savannah.
Dennis Keene’s broad experience representing international corporations and individuals in tort-based litigation will deepen the Firm’s Commercial Litigation, Products Liability, and Transportation & Logistics practice areas, and allow additional focus on Mediation and alternative dispute resolution.
Leamon R. Holliday, a managing partner, said: “Dennis is highly respected in Savannah and the Southeast.” He continued “His extensive background in advising businesses and individuals in litigation and mediation issues makes him an invaluable asset for our clients. We welcome Dennis to our firm.”
“The collaborative approach of the Bouhan Falligant attorneys feel like a natural fit for my experience and practice”, added Keene. “This, combined with the impressive proven track record of the Firm, enabled me to make a very smooth transition. I look forward to continuing to represent clients with the same passion and dedication that I’ve demonstrated over the course of my career.”
Mr. Keene gained extensive trial experience as a judge advocate in the U.S. Army and continues to use these trial skills as a civil practitioner who has litigated and tried a number of lawsuits in Georgia. He is also a registered neutral with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution and has mediated a number of personal injuries, business, and interpersonal disputes.
Mr. Keene is a member of the State Bars of Florida and Georgia. Mr. Keene is a member of the American Bar Association, where he serves as a vice chair on its Trial Techniques Committee; the Savannah Bar Association, where he serves on the Bar Grievance and Bench & Bar Committees; and the Defense Research Institute, where he is a member of the Product Liability Committee.
He received his B.A. in Economics, magna cum laude, from Syracuse University in 1990 and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law in 1993. After law school, Mr. Keene completed the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s (JAG) Corps Officer Basic Course and the Army’s Airborne School, and served on active duty in the U.S. Army from 1993 to 1999, holding various legal positions, including government contract attorney, procurement fraud advisor, prosecutor and criminal defense attorney. As a prosecutor and defense attorney, he served as lead counsel in more than seventy-five courts-martial. Mr. Keene is a greatly respected attorney who has been practicing law in Savannah for over 15 years.
Bouhan Falligant is a full-service Georgia firm of experienced attorneys devoted to finding practical solutions to client issues. Bouhan Falligant’s attorneys handle a broad range of complex legal needs for financial, corporate, educational, small business and professional clients, as well as individuals, throughout the region and nation. Through 125 years of practicing law, the firm has developed a deep knowledge base and sound judgment that delivers value to the clients.