Christopher K. Pegg was born in Vero Beach and is a member of the Estate Planning and Tax Group at Gould Cooksey Fennell. He focuses his practice on the needs of his affluent clients. This includes advising them on issues related to income taxation, corporate and partnership taxation, business entity selection and formation, asset protection, complex estate planning techniques, charitable giving and probate.
Mr. Pegg graduated from the Florida State School of Law, with honors, and received his LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida. He is also a Certified Financial Planner®.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Pegg worked with one of the largest financial institutions in the country providing estate and business succession services to its wealthiest clients nationwide. He structured and implemented estate planning strategies and various sophisticated business transactions. He was also heavily involved in transactional planning to preserve capital gains for real estate investors and developers. In his role, Mr. Pegg presented seminars on complex and evolving areas of tax law to large groups of attorneys and CPA's. He then went to work for one of his clients as corporate counsel for a real estate development group with premium resort projects throughout the Florida Keys. He coordinated the company's involvement in various legal proceedings while providing tax and estate planning services to the owners.
Mr. Pegg is a member of the Tax Section and Real Property and Probate Section of the Florida Bar, the Indian River County Bar Association and the Indian River Estate Planning Council.
Gould Cooksey Fennell, P.A.
979 Beachland Blvd
Vero Beach, FL, 329631688
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2001||06/11/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Certified Financial Planner||CFP Board||N/A|
|Associate Attorney||Gould Cooksey Fennell, P.A.||2008 - Present|
|Corporate Counsel||Private||2006 - 2008|
|Estate & Tax Planning Consultant||Wachovia Bank Wealth Management Group||2003 - 2006|
|Associate Attorney||Curry and Associates||2002 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Indian River County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|Indian River Estate Planning Council||Member||2008 - Present|
|Florida Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|Tax Section and Real Property and Probate Sections of Florida Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||Master of Law Taxation||2002|
|The Florida State University College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Florida State University||Bachelors||1998|
|In re: Termination of Trust||Petitioner's requested relief granted.|
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