Anthony R. Keys


  • University of North Carolina at Asheville (B.S., 2005)
  • Sarah Lawrence College (M.S., 2008)
  • Wake Forest University School of Law (J.D., 2014)

    Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey

Anthony R. Keys graduated from the University of North Carolina at Asheville in 2005, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology. Following his undergraduate studies, Mr. Keys attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York and earned a Master of Science degree in Human Genetics. Thereafter, Mr. Keys worked as a Prenatal Genetic Counselor for New York Medical College at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York, New York.

In 2011, Mr. Keys decided to pursue his law degree and graduated from Wake Forest University School of Law in 2014. While in law school, Mr. Keys served as a Staff Member on the Wake Forest Journal of Business and Intellectual Property Law and as President of OUTLaw (the LGBT Law Student Association). Mr. Keys also interned for Chief Special Master Denise Vowell at the Office of Special Masters within the United States Court of Federal Claims, where he worked exclusively on vaccine injury cases.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Keys served as a Judge Advocate in the United States Army JAG Corps where he held a variety of positions, including national security law attorney in Kuwait and Iraq, prosecutor, and supervising attorney at the United States Military Academy, West Point.

Currently, Mr. Keys' practice focuses on the representation of clients in matters arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act and Defense Base Act and in proceedings brought pursuant to the War Hazards Compensation Act, including the resolution of matters before administrative tribunals and federal courts.

Mr. Keys is admitted to practice before the state courts of New York and New Jersey.