Evan J. Kelly

Evan J. Kelly

Location: West Chester, Pennsylvania Phone: 610-314-7066
Fax: 610-436-0628
Email: Email Me

Litigation Percentage

  • 95 Percent of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Death Penalty Qualified, Pennsylvania Bar

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2000

Education

  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 2000
  • West Chester University, West Chester, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 1997

Honors and Awards

  • Client Satisfaction Award, American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys, 2014, 2015
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, 2014, 2015
  • Top Lawyer, Main Line Today Magazine, 2010, 2011, 2015
  • Top 10 Attorney Award, American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys, 2014
  • Top 10 Ranking, National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys, 2014
  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2007, 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
  • Young Professionals of Chester County
  • Eastern Technology Counsel
  • West Chester University Alumni Finance Committee
  • PA Bar Association
  • Chester County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Senate Judiciary Committee under then Chairman Sen. Arlen Specter, Chief Counsel of Oversight and Investigations, 2005-2007
  • Chester County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 2000-2002
  • Sen. Arlen Specter's 2010 United States Senate Campaign in Pennsylvania, Campaign Treasurer

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish