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Christine L. Keller

Christine L. Keller, Esq., LL.M., is a principal at Groom Law Group, Chartered, the nation’s largest employee benefits specialty law firm. She joined the firm in 2001 after practicing for six years at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Office of Chief Counsel (Tax-Exempt and Government Entities Division). At the Office of Chief Counsel, Ms. Keller worked first in the qualified plans litigation branch and later in the health and welfare branch. She is one of the
principal authors of two sets of final cafeteria plan regulations published by the IRS in 2000 and 2001. At Groom, Ms. Keller advises a wide range of clients on all aspects of health and welfare plan design, administration and funding, including compliance with federal tax, ERISA, other federal and state law requirements, plan document drafting, Voluntary Employee Beneficiary Association trust document drafting, participant disclosure, change in election issues, wellness program compliance, claims and appeals, and rules pertaining to flexible spending arrangements, health reimbursement arrangements, and health savings accounts (HSAs). Her clients include employers, insurers, health plans, and service providers of all sizes.