Kelly is a member of the litigation teams representing investors as lead counsel in securities fraud class actions filed against Twitter, Inc. and Investment Technology Group, Inc. She has also assisted in the litigations filed against St. Jude Medical, Inc., LIBOR, and American Realty Capital.
Kelly oversees teams that conduct discovery and research in order to further complex securities litigation. Prior to joining the firm, she clerked for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in Chicago, assisting with legal filings, court appearances and research in the Felony Trial Division.
In 2012, while completing her legal studies in Chicago, Kelly served as a judicial extern for U.S. District Judge Jon E. DeGuilio for the Northern District of Indiana, where she drafted proposed opinions, orders and memoranda. While completing her undergraduate studies, she interned for the Southern District of Indiana Clerk’s Office.
Kelly applies her legal knowledge to benefit the less fortunate by providing assistance and access to judicial services through the Charleston Pro Bono organization.