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Law firm founder and former congressman Bill Keating Sr. dies at 93

May 20, 2020 - Cincinnati Business Courier

Former congressman and the founder of one of Cincinnati's largest law firms William J. Keating Sr. died May 20. He was 93.

Alan Fershtman, managing partner of the firm that bears the politician and businessman's name, Keating Muething and Klekamp, confirmed Keating's death in an email. Keating founded the firm in 1954 alongside Don Klekamp.

Keating grew up in Clifton, where his first job - in what presaged a long career in media - included delivering newspapers in a red wagon. He als...