Ogletree Deakins • Birmingham, Alabama
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One Federal Place, Suite 1000
1819 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, Alabama 35203
Mr. Kelly is an attorney in the Birmingham office of Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. Mr. Kelly has experience representing employers in employment-related litigation on federal, state and local levels before court and administrative agencies regarding claims concerning discrimination, harassment, wrongful discharge, and wage and hour violations (including collective actions). In addition, he regularly provides counseling to employers on matters of employee discipline and termination, enforcement and implementation of employment policies, and workplace investigations. Mr. Kelly has also represented employers in compliance review and prepared affirmative action programs for construction, professional and financial institutions. He is a frequent lecturer in the areas of employment discrimination and affirmative action. Mr. Kelly is a member of the American Bar Association and is currently serving as co-chair of the Young Lawyer’s Division Labor and Employment Committee. Mr. Kelly is licensed to practice in Alabama and Georgia. He received a B.A. degree from Birmingham-Southern College and a law degree from Cumberland School of Law, Samford University.
- College: B.A., Birmingham-Southern College, 1996
- Law School: J.D., Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, 2000