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James Ryan Kelly

Personal injury Attorney at Saint Louis, MO

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also known as J. Ryan Kelly

  • State Years
    Illinois - IL 16 years
    Missouri - MO 17 years
  • Licensed for 16 years
    State IL
    Acquired 2007
    Status
    Active and Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State MO
    Acquired 2006
    Status
    Good Standing, Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About James

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Attorney J. Ryan Kelly has dedicated his practice to the representation of injury victims and their families, with an emphasis on wrongful death, premises liability and car, truck and motorcycle accident cases. Ryan has achieved successful results for his clients in high stakes litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country. He has secured millions of dollars of settlements, judgments and verdicts for his clients in a wide variety of cases. Ryan has been honored by the National Trial Lawyers Association as a member of the Top 40 under 40 for the State of Missouri. The organization identifies a select group of top trial attorneys who have exhibited exceptional qualifications and achieved superior results for their clients before age 40.

 

Prior to founding Stephens Kelly Law and dedicating his practice exclusively to the representation of injury victims and their families, Ryan gained unique insight into how large corporations and insurance companies defend personal injury cases while working for one of the largest law firms in the nation.

 

Ryan received an academic scholarship from Saint Louis University School of Law, where he graduated with honors and was an editor of the Law Review. Prior to law school, he graduated magna cum laude from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance & Banking.

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Location

Stephens Kelly Law
1306 Papin Street
Saint Louis, MO, 63103

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Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 33%-33%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.9 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Stephens Kelly Law
  • 2014 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Husch Blackwell
  • 2006 - 2014

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2006
  • University of Missouri, Columbia
  • BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration
  • 2003

Associations

  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • Missouri State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 40 under 40
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2017
  • Top 40 under 40
  • National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2016

Publications

  • Missouri Bar Journal
  • Interference with Business expectancy
  • 2011
  • Missouri Bar Journal
  • Interference with Business expectancy
  • 2009

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (0)
Endorse James
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Ryan is a skilled attorney who is well-respected by attorneys and Judges alike. He is knowledgeable and skilled. I highly recommend him"
Personal injury Attorney | May 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ryan is a great Personal Injury attorney. I highly recommend Ryan Kelly."
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Saint Louis Personal injury Lawyer James Ryan Kelly
James Ryan Kelly
Personal injury Attorney
Saint Louis, MO
Licensed for 17 years