Kelly A. Kirwin

Trail Lawyer


Regis University, B.A.

DePaul College of Law, J.D.

Illinois – U.S District Court, Northern District Illinois (Trial Bar)

Kelly’s unparalleled work ethic and deep knowledge of trial practice and procedure is why other lawyers turn to her with their most complex legal issues. Known as the ‘go-to’ person on complex procedural issues her many years of experience in both federal and state court are critical in navigating the complexities of multi-party litigation.

Kelly started her legal career in the early 1990’s with a large Chicago law firm, handling complex litigation. She eventually became first assistant corporation counsel for one of Illinois largest cities, where she defended first responders in federal and state court. The daughter of an F.B.I Agent and Army Veteran, and proud mother of four children, Kelly has dedicated herself to defending and helping others. She has been actively involved in many civic and community organizations including Boys Scouts, Girl Scouts, St. Ann’s Catholic Church, and service based charities serving veterans and first responders.