Kelly maintains a national litigation practice focused primarily in general civil defense and toxic tort defense. She participates in all phases of litigation in various jurisdictions representing product manufacturers, product suppliers, contractors, premises owners and employers. In addition, Kelly serves as National Coordinating Counsel overseeing toxic tort litigation throughout the country.
Kelly has been practicing for more than 20 years and has received successful outcomes in both the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas and at the appellate level. She is highly involved with the portion of the Western Pennsylvania Bar handling asbestos litigation and regularly serves as lead defense counsel in cases in that area. Prior to entering private practice, Kelly gained valuable courtroom experience as an Assistant District Attorney in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.