Kelly Lynch Murphy

Contact Info


Merry E. Morales

Practice Focus

Business and Commercial Litigation

Construction & Design Litigation

Transportation Litigation

Employment Litigation


J.D., Thomas Jefferson School of Law – San Diego, California, 2012

B.A., Studio Art and Design, College of Charleston – Charleston, South Carolina, 2004


Federal Bar Association

American Bar Association

National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel

Association of Women Lawyers

Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Colorado Bar Association

Missouri Bar Association

Kansas Bar Association

Earl E. O’Connor Inn of Court

Publications & Presentations

Presenter: Mediation for Attorneys CLE Presentation, 2018

Alternative Dispute Resolution Annual Seminar: “Family Law Mediations – Knowing Your Limits” (2017)

Organized, promoted, and presented a three-part educational series and CLE with two estate planning firms entitled “The Union of Colorado Family Law and Estate Planning” (2016)

Awards & Recognition

Kansas and Missouri Super Lawyers (2021)

Colorado Super Lawyers (2017-19)

Lawyers of Distinction (2018-19)

Honored as “Up and Coming Lawyer” by Law Week Magazine (2015)

Kelly comes from a diverse legal background which allows her to approach our clients matters with creativity, integrity and skill.

“I am driven to achieve the best result for each client. I am fortunate to work with so many likeminded individuals.”

Kelly has extensive courtroom experience. She has conducted many bench trials as well as mediations in several states including California, Colorado, and Missouri. Kelly has been recognized as an “Up and Coming Lawyer” by Law Week Colorado. She has been recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction and as a Super Lawyer Rising Star since 2017. Kelly’s work includes substantial involvement in all stages of litigation and trials.


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