Carnegie Mellon University

Charles J. Queenan, Jr.

Chairman Emeritus , K & L Gates LLP


Mr. Queenan is a retired attorney, formerly specializing in the areas of tax, corporate, international and transactional law. Mr. Queenan (formerly a partner, Chairman of the Management Committee, and Chairman of the Audit Committee) is the only individual ever to be designated as Chairman Emeritus at K&L Gates, an honor bestowed upon him in October 2013 in recognition of his lifetime of contributions to the legal profession, his community, and the firm. Mr. Queenan is a Life Member of the American Law Institute, a member of the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations (and their respective Tax Sections), the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation, The Federalist Society, and the Dartmouth Society of Engineers. He has also served as past Chairman of The Pittsburgh Tax Club and the Annual Penn State Tax Conference.