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Posted by Barbara, a DUI client, Flag
Tom Kelly, with deep roots in the community, is a successful and admired defense lawyer. He knows the law and serves his clients with integrity and care. He and his staff handled our case from start to finish with expertise and respect. They went the extra mile to make us understand that our case was important to them and that they would do anything they could to obtain a successful outcome. We couldn't have been in better hands. We were told he is the best - now we know it's true!
Posted by robert, a DUI client, Flag
I believe Tom Kelly is a very good lawyer. But with anyone you hire and pay big money up front to take your case you have to make sure they are working to earn that money, for if you don't you may find out that you could of saved that money and got the same results on your dui case. Also make sure you get a itemize list on were the monies go.
Posted by Stephanie, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was arrested and charged with a Class 2 Felony, a sentence of 10 or more years in prison if convicted. The stress and fear this created affected all areas of my life and my anxiety grew by the lack of effort my first lawyer showed towards my defense. When I asked what I could do to show the Court I was serious about changing, I was told to simply prepare myself for the prison time. I just couldn’t accept that I had no hope of a better result and knew I needed someone who’d really fight for my defense. After extensive research, Tom Kelly's reputation as an aggressive, highly regarded Attorney, exceeded the rest and I retained his services to take over my case. The difference his representation made at my next court appearance was amazing. For the first time since my arrest, I felt some relief..
Tammy Kelly, Tom's wife and Legal Assistant is also an integral part of his client’s cases. Tammy has earned great personal & professional respect through her devotion, compassion and knowledge of the law. Just like Tom had provided me with confidence and support in the courtroom, Tammy gave me the strength to deal with the effects my case was causing in my daily life. Tammy not only knows the ins and out's of criminal law, she was a friend to me when I needed one the most. Both Tammy and Tom treated me with honesty, warmth and respect. Tom's demeanor remained consistent in the courtroom and out. Just his presence and experience commanded obvious respect with other lawyers, the prosecution and Judge from the moment he walked into the courtroom. Tom's professionalism was reflected even more by his ability to make you feel at ease. I just felt more positive to see him as not only an expert in his field but a someone who enjoyed life. Facing that much prison time made me think about how important that is.
That year was the most difficult one of my life. A large part of keeping my sanity through it was due to the Kelly’s expertise, effort, and genuine care for my well-being. As for the end result, Tom fought hard for me and the opportunity to move forward toward a better way of life. He was able to get the severity of my charges reduced which allowed me to have more options then the mandatory prison time. Tom got me the absolute, best result possible.
Writing this review of Tom Kelly was very important to me because Tom and Tammy’s involvement literally saved my life and my ability to live it as a free woman.I feel that he is the best defense possible and someone who believes that you should live your life in a way that helps out others. I feel very fortunate to have experienced this first hand.