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Kevin Kelly O'Brien

also known as Kevin K. O'Brien Jr.

About me

Since entering the practice of law I have dedicated my entire career to the field of Criminal Law, both as a defense attorney and as a prosecutor. I have successfully completed numerous jury and bench trials at both the felony and misdemeanor level.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 100%
    9 years, 1.5 thousand cases



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Christopher Thomas Brown

    Kevin has many great characteristics. One is being extremely handsome. The other is advocating for his clients.


    Christopher Brown DUI & DWI Attorney
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  • Benjamin Harrison Babcock

    Kevin is a highly experienced and talented trial attorney. I have known him for many years and have no hesitation endorsing him. He is simply an excellent attorney.


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Contact info

Anelli Xavier

522 Broadway
Albany, NY, 12207


NYCurrently registered 200603/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Upstate New York Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Upstate New York Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Upstate New York Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Attorney of the YearAnelli Xavier2013
Attorney Of The YearAnelli Xavier2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Supervising AttorneyAnelli Xavier, PC2010 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyUlster County District Attorney's Office2007 - 2010
AssociateGerstenzang, O'hern, Hickey, Sills & Gerstenzang2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseN/A2012 - 2014
Albany County Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationN/A2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. R.K.DWI-Dropped, %08 of 1% or more-Dropped, Unreasonable Speed-Dropped
People v. K.DAll charges dismissed
People v. D.B.DWAI Alch-Dismissed, DWI Common Law-Dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Altamont EnterpriseRare DWI Trial Highlights Issues with Drunk Driving Laws2013
Times Union'Lapse' Cited in Cop's Case2012
The Leader-HeraldJury Finds Woman Not Guilty of DWI2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Albany Law School of Union UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
State University of New York, BinghamtonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Underground Railroad History ProjectWhat to do If you or Your Child is Arrested2016
Oswego/Onondaga County Bar Association Continuing Legal EducationDWI Defense: Taking Advantage Early in the Fight2015
Schenectady County Community CollegeLife in a Law Office2013