Daniel Kelley is an associate attorney in the St. Louis office of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP. He focuses on defending premises owners and manufacturers and distributors of products in complex litigation involving mass torts, product liability, toxic exposures, and environmental liability. He also has experience litigating cases involving class actions, contract disputes, employment claims, and intellectual property. Dan participates in all phases of litigation from legal research and strategy to discovery, drafting motions, and trial preparation.
While in law school, Dan was a judicial extern for the Honorable Donald Wilkerson in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois and an extern in the government affairs division of the Missouri Attorney General’s Office.
- The Missouri Bar
J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law (2017)
- Dean’s Select Scholar
- Dean’s List
- Academic Excellence Award in Criminal Procedures: Investigation
- Editor, St. Louis University Public Law Review
- Theodore McMillian American Inn of Court
B.A., English, McKendree University (2003)