Kelly S. Kinser is an associate in the firm’s Oklahoma City office and is a member of the Banking & Financial Institutions, Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights, Real Estate and Wind & Renewable Energy Practice Groups.
A 2018 graduate of the Oklahoma City University School of Law, Kelly graduated summa cum laude as a Hatton W. Sumners Scholar and received 12 CALI awards for top performance. She received the Award for Outstanding Academic Performance, the Dean’s Legal Ethics Award for Excellence in Legal Ethics and the Judge Tom Brett Award for Excellence in Criminal Law. She was a member of Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society and recognized with the Phi Delta Phi Berry-Opala Award. She was also named to the Dean’s List and the Faculty Honor Roll.
Prior to law school, Kelly was a National Merit Scholar at Oklahoma City University and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in philosophy and English literature. She served as the poetry editor for the Scarab Literary Anthology and interviewed Poet Laureate Charles Simic, which was later published in Oklahoma Humanities Magazine. Kelly previously worked as a legal assistant for a local privately-owned bank.