Kelly Kszywienski assists clients in resolving complex commercial disputes through alternative dispute resolution, at trial, and on appeal. Kelly has represented individuals, governmental entities, and businesses in a broad range of commercial disputes, but focuses her practice primarily on disputes involving complex commercial contracts, real estate transactions, corporate governance issues, and constitutional claims.
In her appellate practice, Kelly has been involved in numerous appeals before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, state courts of appeal, and state supreme courts. Kelly has also represented the interests of amici curiae and participated in a merits case before the United States Supreme Court.
University of Toledo College of Law (J.D., Valedictorian, summa cum laude, 2007)
Editor-in-Chief, The University of Toledo Law Review
Dean's Award for Distinguished Achievement and Service
Order of the Coif
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
University of Connecticut (B.A., Political Science, 1997)
State Bar of Arizona Annual Convention, Co-Chair (2019)
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University
Adjunct Professor, Professional Responsibility (2017)
American Bar Association
Member, Section of Litigation Book Publishing Board (2014-present)
"Roadblock in the Search for Truth: What are a Criminal Prosecutor's Constitutional and Ethical Obligations When the Evidence Supports Multiple, Inconsistent Theories of a Crime?" Author, 37 U. TOL. L. REV. 1111 (2006)
The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation (2021)
Southwest Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation (2017-2021)