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John F Keefe

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  • Founding Partner


Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation Law


John F. Keefe was an associate at Peabody & Arnold LLP from 1997 to 2000 prior to becoming a Partner at TKCK. John served as General Counsel for the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents from 1994 to 1997 and as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Boston, Workers’ Compensation Section, from 1992 to 1994. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, cum laude, in 1987 and from Suffolk University Law School, cum laude, in 1992. He is admitted to the Massachusetts bar.


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1992
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence Award, Advanced Torts
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1987
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1996

Past Positions

  • Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents, General Counsel, 1994 to 1997
  • City of Boston, Workers’ Compensation Section, Assistant Corporation Counsel, 1992 to 1994