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Edward E. Kelly

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Practice Areas:

  • Personal Counsel - Medical and other Professionals’ Representation
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Litigation

Biography

Edward E. Kelly is "of counsel" to the firm and concentrates in medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. With over 35 years experience devoted to advocating for the victims of serious personal injuries, Mr. Kelly has successfully tackled the most complex and challenging cases. He also represents medical professionals as "personal counsel" in issues involving the protection of personal assets that may arise during a suit.

Attorney Kelly speaks on medical malpractice issues for the Massachusetts Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA) and the Association of the Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA). He has been designated as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in the area of litigation. Mr. Kelly has also been bestowed the highest rating, AV, by the Martindale-Hubbell* registry of lawyers, and has been awarded the Avvo rating of "superb."

 

Education

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1976
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst
    • B.A. - 1970

Bar Admission

  • Massachusetts, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980

Honors

  • Massachusetts Super Lawyer, every year since its inception
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated, a certification mark indicating that the lawyer’s peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.
  • Avvo.com, a social ranking site for lawyers and doctors, has given Mr. Kelly a rating of “superb”

Professional Associations

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member
  • Co-Chairman ‑ Trial Practice and Procedures Committee, 1991-1992
  • Massachusetts Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • Runner in 18 Boston Marathons (29 marathons overall)
  • The Jimmy Fund, Volunteer

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.