Kelley...Kelley focuses her practice in all areas of family law, including divorce, child custody and child support, estate planning, probate matters, and real estate. Prior to joining Creighton, McLean and Shea PLC, Kelley developed significant expertise working in both commercial and residential construction. Her work as a new home sales agent and construction manager provided her with a wealth of knowledge in the real estate industry, which is a significant asset to her clients.
Kelley graduated from James Madison College at Michigan State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Social Relations. After college, she relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, working for national home builders until returning to law school. She graduated from Charlotte School of Law with honors. She is currently a member of the Wayne County Family Law Bar Association.
Kelley grew up in Livonia, and is happy to be back living and working in the area. She lives with her husband, son, and dog. In her spare time, she enjoys home improvement projects, traveling, Michigan State basketball, and spending time with family and friends.
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