Carol Calhoun - Calhoun Law Group, P.C.

Carol Calhoun
Calhoun Law Group, P.C.
9112 Lindale Drive
Bethesda, MD 20817

(202) 441-5592

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Carol Calhoun
Calhoun Law Group, P.C.

Attorney Profile
Law School

Georgetown University
1976 - 1980


(202) 441-5592


Attorney with over 30 years of employee benefits and insurance product taxation experience and expertise, primarily with a major international law firm where she was first an associate and then a partner. Author of Governmental Plans Answer Book. Served under two former Commissioners of Internal Revenue. Has an AV Preeminent rating (the highest possible) from the Martindale-Hubbell law directory.

Experience has involved:

  • Qualified retirement plans
  • Health and welfare arrangements
  • Executive compensation
  • Insurance and annuity products

Cutting edge legal work for

  • Major corporations
  • Collectively bargained plans (single employer and multiemployer)


Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C. JD 1980

  • Law Review: The Tax Lawyer
  • Dean’s list

The Johns Hopkins University
, Baltimore, Maryland. BA 1976

  • ΠΣΑ (Pi Sigma Alpha) political
    science honor society
  • Dean’s list
  • Mayor’s Fellow

St. John’s College
, Annapolis, Maryland, 1970 – 72


District of Columbia, 1980
Maryland, 2000
United States Tax Court, 1986


Author of the Governmental Plans Answer Book, Aspen Publishers, 2002; the Second Edition of the Governmental Plans Answer Book, 2007; the Third Edition of the Governmental Plans Answer Book, 2013; and the annual supplements thereto.

Author of Tobacco Divestment and Fiduciary Responsibility, A Legal and Financial Analysis, Investor Responsibility Research Center, 2000

Author of two chapters of the 457 Answer Book, Sixth Edition, Aspen Publishers, 2014

Founder of Employee Benefits Legal Resource Site.

Frequent speaker and contributor of professional articles on employee benefits issues

Further information is available in the latest edition of Marquis Who’s Who in the World.