University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law,
J.D., summa cum laude
Florida State University,
Texas USDC, Northern District
Thompson Coburn LLP
Kelly is an associate in the Firm's business litigation practice.
Kelly comes from a corporate background. Prior to her law career, she worked for twenty-two years in corporate strategy, brand, and marketing in the media, sports, entertainment, and hospitality industries.
Before joining Thompson Coburn, Kelly was a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Hal R. Ray for the Northern District of Texas.
In law school, Kelly was the chief reporter for the Law Review journal Accessible Law, which breaks down the law and legal topics and is written for non-legal professionals. She graduated first in her class and received eight CALI Excellence for the Future Awards. Kelly was selected to the Order of Barristers and competed in the TEX-ABOTA Mock Trial, where she and her team made it to the semi-finals, bringing home the 4th place title.
Although we would like to hear from you, we cannot represent you until we know that doing so will not create a conflict of interest. Also, we cannot treat unsolicited information as confidential. Accordingly, please do not send us any information about any matter that may involve you until you receive a written statement from us that we represent you (an ‘engagement letter’).
By clicking the ‘ACCEPT’ button, you agree that we may review any information you transmit to us. You recognize that our review of your information, even if you submitted it in a good faith effort to retain us, and, further, even if you consider it confidential, does not preclude us from representing another client directly adverse to you, even in a matter where that information could and will be used against you. Please click the ‘ACCEPT’ button if you understand and accept the foregoing statement and wish to proceed.