Conor Kelly is a senior attorney at Knight Law Group, LLP. Mr. Kelly has substantial litigation and trial experience. In 2019, he served as second chair trial counsel in Bowser v. Ford in which he helped earn a $400,000 verdict for his clients in an auto defect and fraud case.
He has worked on several complex, high profile multidistrict litigations such as In Re: Toyota Unintended Acceleration, In Re: General Motors Ignition Switch Litigation, and In Re: Zoloft Product Liability where he helped develop the general liability cases on behalf of damaged, injured and deceased plaintiffs nationwide. In 2014, he became a Fellow of the ABOTA National Trial College. Mr. Kelly was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2017, 2018, and 2019. He was also selected as one of California’s Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers.
After receiving his undergraduate degree in Economics and Accounting from University of California, Los Angeles, Conor graduated cum laude from Pepperdine University School of Law. He was a senior member of the Pepperdine Law Review and a student mentor in the Pepperdine Mentorship Program. While at Pepperdine, he received multiple awards for receiving the top grade in his courses. He also earned a certificate from the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution which focused on methods of alternative dispute resolution and negotiation.
Mr. Kelly is a member of the California Bar and is also admitted to practice before all of the United States District Courts in California.