Kelli is a Managing Director, specializing in law firm partner, associate and in-house counsel placements. Prior to joining Solutus, Kelli was a litigator in the life science and litigation groups at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, LLP’s San Francisco office. At Pillsbury, she gained extensive understanding of the legal issues specific to Fortune 500 clients from various industries including biotechnology, technology, energy, banking and finance.
Kelli received her B.A., magna cum laude, in Communications with a minor in English from UCLA in 2000. As an undergraduate, she spent a summer abroad studying in Stratford-upon-Avon, England and a semester in Washington, D.C. interning for CNN. At CNN Kelli worked closely with Greta Van Susteren and Roger Cossack, co-hosts of the legal program Burden of Proof. Kelli went on to receive her J.D. from Georgetown University in 2003. While at Georgetown, she worked on the Law and Policy in International Business Journal, and was a member of the William B. Bryant American Inn of Court.
As a native San Franciscan, Kelli appreciates all that is special about living in the Bay Area; especially when she can take advantage of the close proximity to Lake Tahoe’s downhill skiing and hiking.
Panelist, Cover Letter and Resume Writing Workshop – Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)