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G. Nelson Mackey

Estate planning Attorney at Roanoke, VA

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also known as Glen Nelson Mackey Jr.

  • State Years
    Virginia - VA 45 years
    Georgia - GA 50 years
  • Licensed for 45 years
    State VA
    Acquired 1978
    Active (Not in Good Standing) No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 50 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1973
    Resigned Membership No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About G. Nelson

Learn G. Nelson’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Estate planning
    Estate, trust and conservatorship planning and administration, preparation of wills/trusts/powers of attorney and medical powers of attorney/directives, wealth transfers, succession and management, fiduciary services, probate and disputes/litigation.

    42 years

  2. Tax
    Federal and State tax (income, estate, gift, non-profit and employment) planning, controversies, compliance, audits, investigations, appeals and litigation for individuals and businesses.

    50 years

  3. Business
    Esteemed business lawyer across western Virginia. If you’re looking for no-nonsense assistance with business law, call on the counsel of Attorney Nelson Mackey today.

    42 years

  4. Corporate and incorporation
    Corporate, limited liability, partnership (entities, shareholder/member/partner) planning, formation, operations, finance, governance, transactions, business succession, disputes, litigation, mergers, acquisitions and reorganizations.

    42 years

  5. Contracts and agreements
    Amply qualified to handle contract and agreements. Call now to speak further now.

    42 years


Assisting individuals and businesses in areas of tax planning and related controversies, estate planning, business and corporate planning and operations.

Memphis State University School of Law, J.D. (1972)
East Tennessee State University, B.S. (1968)
Work Experience:
Founding member of Brumberg, Mackey & Wall, P.L.C. (1995-present)
Roanoke law firm of Dodson, Pence, Viar, Woodrum, & Mackey (1987-1995)
Private Practice in Staunton, Virginia area (1981-1987)
Attorney, Internal Revenue Service (1972 – 1981)
Estate and Gift Tax Division of the Richmond and Atlanta Districts
Virginia State Bar
Virginia Bar Association
Roanoke College Planned Giving Advisory Board

Contact G. Nelson

G. Nelson Mackey
30 W. Franklin Road, Suite 600
Roanoke, VA, 24011
Brumberg, Mackey & Wall, Plc
Po Box 2470
30 W. Franklin Rd.
Roanoke, VA, 24010-2470
Brumberg, Mackey & Wall, P.L.C.
215 W. Main Street
Radford, VA, 24141
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Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.5 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Brumberg, Mackey & Wall P.L.C.
  • 1995 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Private Practice - Staunton Virginia
  • 1981 - 1987
  • Attorney
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • 1972 - 1981


  • Memphis State University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1972
  • East Tennessee State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1968

Legal Cases

  • Conner v. U.S., 434 F. 3d 676 (4th Cir. 2006)
  • Affirmed
  • Ripley v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service, No. 97-1510 (4th Cir. 1998)
  • Reversed in favor of taxpayer.
  • Ripley v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 103 F. 3d 332 (4th Cir. 1996)
  • Reversed in favor of taxpayer.
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  • Roanoke Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1987 - Present
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • William and Mary Tax Advisory Council
  • Member
  • 1983 - 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2019

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Roanoke Estate planning Lawyer G. Nelson Mackey
G. Nelson Mackey
Estate planning Attorney
Roanoke, VA
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