Michaela is a civil trial attorney that represents injured individuals throughout the state of Alaska. She has established a reputation for obtaining verdicts in personal injury cases other attorneys have been unable or unwilling to take on.
Michaela handles all types of cases, including personal injury, wrongful death and insurance. Michaela is a member of the Leadership Circle for the Alaska Association for Justice.
Michaela was raised in Alaska, received her B.A. from Duquesne University and her J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law. She is licensed to practice in Alaska.
Licensed since 1994
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Recognition in Continuing Education for Trial Attorneys||Alaska Association for Justice||N/A|
|Managing Partner and trial attorney||Kelley & Canterbury||2008 - Present|
|Professor||Wayland Baptist University||1996 - 1997|
|Managing partner and trial attorney||Kelley & Kelley||1994 - 2008|
|Legal Intern||Leonard T. Kelley||1992 - 1994|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Alaska Association for Justice||Past President, Past Vice President, Current Board Member||1994 - Present|
|Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College||N/A||N/A||2011|
|Gonzaga University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1994|
|Duquesne University||Political Science||BA||1990|
|Fall Conference of Alaska Association for Justice fka Alaska Trial Lawyers Association||Cross Examination of the R35 Examiner||2008|