Attorney Ryan M. Kelly
Ryan's practice focuses on all aspects of family law including divorce, paternity, child custody and support, as well as pre and post-nuptial agreements. She also handles criminal matters including alcohol, drug and traffic offenses. She regularly appears in both Circuit and District Courts throughout Michigan and is licensed to practice in the State of Michigan, State of Arizona, and Federal Eastern District of Michigan. Ryan is an active member of the State Bar of Michigan, State Bar of Arizona, Family Law Section of the State Bar, Women's Bar Association of Oakland County WLAM Representative, Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan, and Junior League of Birmingham.
Ryan received her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University and attended the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, graduating cum laude. While at UDM, Ryan was actively involved in national Moot Court competitions. A recipient of the Dean's Honor Society and Murray Feldman Scholarships, Ryan earned the highest grade in her class in Family Law, Civil Procedure, Federal Income Taxation and Civil Law.
Ryan recently authored an article for the American Bar Association's 101 Practice Series entitled "Wrapping Up the Divorce Case". Ryan has been selected on multiple occasions to "Michigan Rising Stars" by Super Lawyers Magazine (The designation of Rising Star recognizes up-and-comers with under 10 years of practice. Candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. No more than 2.5 percent of young Michigan attorneys are named in the Rising Stars list. Read More). Most recently, Ryan was selected by Detroit Business Magazine as one of the Top Lawyers in Michigan.
Ryan also serves on the Family Law Advisory Board and Young Lawyers Advisory Board for the Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE). In 2012 she received a Certificate of Completion from the Family Law Certificate Program, cosponsored by ICLE and the Family Law section of the State Bar.
Super Lawyers Profile - http://www.superlawyers.com/michigan/lawyer/Ryan-M-Kelly
- Ryan M. Kelly named "Michigan Rising Stars 2012" by Super Lawyers Magazine for the third year in a row.
- Ryan M. Kelly named as a Top Lawyer for Detroit Business Magazine for 2014.
- Mother-Daughter legal team fights for Father's rights
- Attorney Ryan Kelly featured by ABC News
- Attorney Ryan Kelly takes the oath as the President Elect of the Oakland County Women's Bar Association
- Attorney Ryan Kelly will be a featured speaker at the 12th Annual ICLE Family Law Institute this coming fall.