Emily Kelley is a litigation counsel in the Washington, D.C. office. Her practice focuses on complex civil litigation and securities enforcement and litigation. Ms. Kelley has represented public companies, venture capital firms and individuals in all phases of civil litigation, including in disputes concerning corporate governance, fiduciary duties and fraud. Ms. Kelley has experience in investigations, voluntary disclosures and settlement negotiations before enforcement agencies including the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission. more +
Ms. Kelley earned her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law, where she served as the William Minor Lile Moot Court Board Second Round Presiding Justice and as a student attorney for the University of Virginia Employment Law Clinic in conjunction with the Legal Aid Justice Center in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Prior to joining RK&O, Ms. Kelley was an associate at Foley & Lardner LLP. She also served as a law clerk intern for the Department of Justice Headquarters Immigration Court.
Ms. Kelley is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the District of Columbia, the U.S. First Circuit Court of Appeals and the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.