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Education
  • The University of Florida Fredric G. Levin School of Law
    LL.M., 2011, Taxation
  • The University of Alabama School of Law
    J.D., 2010, magna cum laude; Alabama Law Review, Senior Editor; Bench & Bar Legal Honor Society; Order of Samaritan; Dean’s Community Service Award
  • The University of Southern Mississippi
    B.S.B.A., 2003, Accounting
Bar Admissions
  • Alabama, 2012
  • Mississippi, 2010
About Kelly
Kelly has helped clients obtain over $1 billion in tax and economic incentives.
Q&A
  • What type of matters do you work on most often?

    I work most often on commercial finance matters, mergers and acquisitions, federal, state and local economic development and tax incentives, government contracts, real estate transactions, business succession, and estate planning.

  • What previous experiences, prior to your work at Balch, influence your practice?
MORE ABOUT Kelly
  • Represented borrower in obtaining $1.2 billion syndicated term loan.
  • Represented industrial development in obtaining an ad valorem tax abatement valued at over $1 billion over a ten year period.
  • Represented industrial development in obtaining a franchise tax abatement valued at over $100 million over a twenty year period.
  • Created business succession plan for high net worth construction company.
  • Created estate plans for medium and high net worth individuals.
  • Represented private equity firm in the $14.7 million sale of a retail development.
  • Represented state entity in the purchase of a major industrial facility.
  • Negotiate leases and construction contracts.
  • Represented borrower in obtaining a $60 million credit facility.
  • Represented borrower in obtaining a $200 million term loan.
    Education
    • The University of Florida Fredric G. Levin School of Law, LL.M., 2011, Taxation
    • The University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 2010, magna cum laude; Alabama Law Review, Senior Editor; Bench & Bar Legal Honor Society; Order of Samaritan; Dean’s Community Service Award
    • The University of Southern Mississippi, B.S.B.A., 2003, Accounting
    Courts
    • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2012
    Bar Admissions
    • Alabama, 2012
    • Mississippi, 2010
    Professional Affiliations
    • Alabama Bar Association
    • Mississippi Bar Association
    • Certified Public Accountant, Mississippi
    • Estate Planning Council of Mississippi
    Clerkships
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama, Honorable Inge P. Johnson, 2012 - 2013
    • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Washington D.C., Honorable Eric G. Bruggink, 2011 - 2012