Cleveland Office

100 Franklin’s Row
34305 Solon Road
Cleveland, OH 44139
T: 440.287.8292
F: 440.248.8861
E: skelley@mrrlaw.com

STEVEN K. KELLEY

PARTNER


AREAS OF PRACTICE

Mr. Kelley’s primary career focus has evolved over the years beginning with an extensive general liability and insurance defense practice. He has considerable experience handling several specialty claim areas including professional liability, product liability, construction negligence, construction defect, commercial trucking, employer intentional tort and community association claims.  Steve defends architects, engineers, surveyors, accountants, realtors, insurance agents, appraisers, home inspectors and other professionals against malpractice claims.

Prior to joining MRR, Steve served as Assistant Vice President in CNA’s litigation department, in addition to his role as Managing Trial Attorney for over 12 years.


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
  • Ohio State Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
  • Cleveland Association of Civil Trial Attorneys, Former President
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)
  • Eighth Judicial District Conference, Life Member
ACCOMPLISHMENTS
  • AV® Preeminent™ rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Assistant Vice President and Managing Trial Attorney with CNA (2004-2018)
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
EDUCATION
  • J.D., 1984, Case Western Reserve University School of Law
  • B.A., 1981, Ohio Northern University
    • Major: Political Science/Economics