A native Southern Californian, Chris Kelly has over twenty years of experience in
complex litigation and transactional matters with some of the world’s top law firms and
Chris graduated from Loyola Law School (Los Angeles), where he obtained
his J.D. in 1992.
From 1992 to 1996, he practiced business and real estate litigation with
San Francisco-based Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP, where his practice included such
notable clients as Wells Fargo Bank and The Salvation Army.
From 1996 to 2002, Chris was a senior litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of White & Case LLP, one of the
nation’s leading international law firms.
In 2002, Chris Kelly became in-house corporate counsel to International Lease Finance Corporation, the world’s premiere aircraft leasing
company, where his practice included a wide variety of local and international
transactional and litigation matters.
Chris Kelly has been in practice in the Coachella Valley since 2011, first with the Law Office of Dale S. Gribow in Palm Desert, California,
and more recently as a sole practitioner in Palm Springs, California. His transactional and litigation practice includes business and corporate law, real estate, intellectual
property, estate planning, construction and contractor law, and land use and environmental law.
Christopher W. Kelly, Esq.
**Licensed in California** CA Bar #162392
Business Litigation & Corporate Law:
Business Contract Disputes, Intellectual Property, Contract Litigation, Commercial Leases & Contract Disputes, Equipment Leasing, Construction Law, Transactional Law and more.