Kellerhals Ferguson Kroblin PLLC (KFK) is a full service business law firm with offices in the U.S. Virgin Islands and New York. We provide our clients with comprehensive counsel and representation in corporate transactions, tax planning and controversy, civil litigation and real estate matters, with an additional focus on the needs of businesses relocating to the U.S. Virgin Islands through the U.S. Virgin Islands Economic Development Commission (EDC) tax incentive program. Representative clients include such diverse enterprises as investment managers, real estate developers, governments, high-tech manufacturers, e-commerce businesses, commercial tour operators, restaurant proprietors, as well as many large banking and financial institutions.
KFK is affiliated with the AV rated Wall Street law firm Solomon Blum Heymann LLP, which provides additional expertise, resources, and diversity to better serve our client needs. We are also affiliated with West Indies Title LLC, a premier title insurance agency in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Business Basics VI LLC, a corporate services company in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
KFK ensures that our clients receive sophisticated, personalized, efficient, and cost-effective service from experienced attorneys, affiliates, and staff. Our attorneys have extensive backgrounds in complex corporate transactional work, commercial disputes and litigation, domestic and international tax controversies, federal and local regulatory matters, large-scale real estate and resort development, environmental and land-use laws and regulations, banking, and strategic planning for companies and individuals.
Our local business practice is rooted in decades of experience with U.S. Virgin Islands markets and regulations, as well as over 30 years of direct involvement with the U.S. Virgins Islands EDC program. Our tax attorneys offer expertise in federal and local tax planning and disputes, a long track record of successful settlement negotiations with the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue, and years of experience litigating before the U.S. Tax Court and U.S. District Courts. Two of our attorneys hold LL.M. degrees in taxation from New York University.