PROFESSIONAL PROFILE
Clinton Kelly
The Kelly Firm
629 East Main Street
Hendersonville, TN 37075
Work Phone: (615)824-3703
Fax Phone: (615)590-7770
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CLINTON L. KELLY Board Certified in Medical Malpractice Law by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys Certified as a Medical Malpractice Specialist by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education “Clint” was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on February 25, 1968. He received his Diploma in 1986 from Montgomery Bell Academy, his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 1990 from Rhodes College, and his Doctorate of Jurisprudence in 1993 from Memphis University. While attending Memphis University, he served on the Memphis University Law Review and Moot Court Board. Clint was admitted to the Tennessee bar in October of 1993. Clint has been lead or junior counsel as plaintiff’s attorney in over 20 medical malpractice trials. Areas Of Practice: Medical Malpractice in Tennessee and Kentucky Medical Products Liability Pharmaceutical Liability / Multi-District Litigation Bar Admissions: State of Tennessee U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee U.S. District Court Western District of Tennessee U.S. Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit Education: Memphis University School of Law, J.D. in 1993 Moot Court Board Award Member of the Law Review Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, B.A. in 1990 Bachelor of Arts Political Science Published Works: Author, KELLY ON MALPRACTICE (2008) Author, KELLY ON MALPRACTICE 2.0 (2012) Comment, Malkiewicz v. R.R. Donnelly & Sons: Shielding the Guarantor From Liability Under the Tennessee Worker’s Compensation Act, Memphis University Law Review (Spring, 1992) Note, The Tennessee Governmental Tort Liability Act, Memphis University Law Review (Fall, 1992) Co-Author, The Seat Belt Law: Will it Buckle Under Constitutional Attack? The Tennessee Trial Lawyer (1994) Co-Author, The Three Million Dollar Disc, The Tennessee Trial Lawyer, January, 1995 Speaker, “Advanced Medical Malpractice Issues in Tennessee”, NBI, December, 2003 Speaker, “Advanced Medical Malpractice Issues in Tennessee”, NBI, March, 2004 Speaker, “Medical Evidence in Tennessee”, NBI, October, 2006 Speaker, “Tackling Advanced Medical Malpractice Issues in Tennessee”, NBI, December, 2007 Speaker, “Advanced Medical Malpractice Issues in Tennessee”, NBI, November, 2008 Speaker, “Handling Medical Negligence Claims”, NBI, March, 2009 Speaker, “Managing Medical Malpractice Cases”, TAJ, November, 2009 Speaker, “Handling Medical Malpractice Claims”, NBI, December, 2009 Editor, Kelly on Malpractice Newsletter, 2002 to present Editor, Kelly on Malpractice Blog, 2007 to present Professional Associations and Memberships: Diplomate, American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys Tennessee Bar Association Sumner County Bar Association American Association of Justice / Professional Negligence Section Southern Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Governors Tennessee Association of Justice, served on the Board of Governors and currently serving on the Military Affairs Committee helping our heros with legal issues when they return home Diplomate, National College of Advocacy

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TBA Membership Status: Member : 2014 - 2015
Legal Education: Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
Year Licensed: 1993
Year Licensed in Tennessee: 1993
Section Membership(s): Litigation Section, TBA Members
Practice Areas/Areas of Interest: Litigation - General Civil Practice