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Mr. Anderson leads the Business & Tax practice and Estates & Trusts practice at Miller, Miller & Canby.  He previously served as the Chief Financial Shareholder and Managing Shareholder for the firm. Mr. Anderson's business law practice includes serving as outside general counsel for several business enterprises, handling purchases and sales of businesses, forming for profit and not-for-profit business entities, business succession planning, and assisting clients in a variety of other business matters. As an MBA, CPA, and practicing attorney, Mr. Anderson has developed a recognized focus in taxation law. He handles a wide variety of taxation law matters involving tax planning, tax audits, administrative appeals, tax litigation, and tax-exempt entities. Due to his education, training, and experience, Mr. Anderson is a frequent lecturer in county, state, and national continuing education programs on business and tax issues for attorneys and accountants. He has also written numerous articles for a variety of legal and accounting publications. Drawing upon his business and tax background, Mr. Anderson's estate planning practice includes serving as trustee for several trusts, estate planning to minimize applicable taxes, asset protection planning, drafting wills, trusts and related documents, and handling estate administration in Maryland and in Florida. Before rejoining the firm in 2005, he served for 10 years as General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer for The Fibred Group, a family of manufacturing companies based in Cumberland, Maryland. From 1989 through 1995, he worked in the business and tax practice group of Miller, Miller & Canby. Mr. Anderson held several accounting positions with local businesses prior to joining the firm in 1989. - See more at:


Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 25%
  2. Business: 25%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 25%
  4. Tax: 25%

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Miller, Miller & Canby, Chartered

200-B Monroe Street
Rockville, MD, 20850-4447


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top AttorneysGlobal Who's Who2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderMiller, Miller & Canby, Chartered2005 - Present
General CounselThe Fibred Group1995 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Montgomery County Bar Association, Taxation SectionChair2007 - 2009
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maryland State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Florida BarMemberN/A
American Association of Attorneys-Certified Public AccountantsMemberN/A
Maryland Association of Certified Public AccountantsMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Gazette of Politics and BusinessTaxing Times in Maryland2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of BaltimoreN/AMBA1987
Towson UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
“Dissection of a Transaction: Anatomy, Tax, and Accomplishing the Goals of the Buyer and Seller”Buying & Selling Businesses2013
Annual ConfererenceBusiness Succession Planning2013
Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants' Annual Tax Day SeminarDischarge of Indebtedness Income2012
Montgomery County Maryland Bar Association Annual MeetingBankruptcy, Short Sales and Foreclosures.2012
County Bar CLE ProgramLife Cycle of a Business2011
Montgomery County Bar Association CLE ProgramTax Implications of Marriage and Divorce2010
Montgomery County Bar Association CLE ProgramChoice of Entity2009
American Association of Certified Public Accounts’ Small Business ConferenceTax Aspects of Bankruptcy and Insolvency2009
Maryland Bar Association, CLE ProgramTax Implications of Buying and Selling a Business2008