Our Staff

JEFFREY SCOTT KELLY – MANAGING PARTNER

Jeffrey S. Kelly, a firm partner, was admitted to the Texas bar in 2004. Attorney Kelly is a graduate of The John Marshall School of Law, in Chicago, Illinois. While in law school, Attorney Kelly had the privilege of being appointed lead clerk of the Real Estate department in charge of coordination and conducting all closings for the firm. Prior to entering law school in 2003, Attorney Kelly obtained his B.B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Missouri.

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KEITH STEVEN MCMAHON – ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Keith McMahon, associate attorney, was admitted to the Texas Bar in 2009 and he graduated from St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas. At St. Mary’s Law School, Keith was elected Student Bar Association Senator during his second year and was successful in upgrading the computer and wireless technology at the school. During his third year he was elected as Treasurer and coordinated the 2009 graduation ceremony with the dean’s office returning the ceremony downtown after years of the ceremony being held on campus.

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EVAN BITTO – ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Evan Bitto is a graduate of San Antonio’s Trinity University and Boston’s Northeastern University School of Law. Before practicing law, Evan worked in sales, international logistics, and in project management and operations. Evan’s legal experience includes work in real-estate law, business formation, asset protection, and general civil litigation. Evan is an inactive member of the Washington State Bar Association, and a member of the State Bar of Texas.

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SHEROO BHAGIA – ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

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MELISSA RITTER – LEGAL ASSISTANT

Melissa Ritter, is a Legal Assistant at The Kelly Legal Group. She provides the Attorney’s with solid and reliable assistance. Taking pride in making sure our clients feel comfortable. Melissa presents a calm, helpful and supportive demeanor as she handles our clients immediate needs, while explaining procedures.

Melissa was born in Austin and raised in our beautiful Texas hill country in Mason, Texas. She has lived back in Austin for 20 years. Prior to working with The Kelly Legal Group, she worked in Property Management, as well as at The Travis County JP.

In her spare time, she likes to enjoy time with her family and her dogs who are like her family. She has a great love for animals and will rescue and rehabilitate any animal that needs saving.

CRISTINA CHAPA – LEGAL ASSISTANT

Cristina Chapa specializes in personal injury and family law; she brings years of experience to the firm . Her attention to detail and care for the clients ensures that medical bills and income benefits are paid timely and fully. Cristina graduated with a degree in Government and Minor in Business Administration from The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas. She is a native of the Rio Grande Valley and enjoys being out on the lake, hiking, cooking and eating. In addition, she enjoys going back home to spend peaceful nights at her family ranch with her partner and three yorkies.

PAM PARMA – SENIOR DIRECTOR, CLIENT RELATIONS

Sr. Director, Client Relations for Kelly Legal Group.

ASHLYE BAUERLE BAYS – OFFICE MANAGER

Ashlye Bauerle Bays is the Office Manager for The Kelly Legal Group, where she oversees daily administrative operations. She directly handles and maintains all financial matters to include; accounts payable and receivable, monthly billing, payroll, collections and quality assurance. Working closely with our clients and staff to ensure smooth and accurate operations.

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CHARLIE – CLIENT HAPPINESS COORDINATOR