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.
Keith was responsible for negotiating a $50,000 contract for the event. Keith also oversaw the distribution of $37,000 to 26 student organizations. Before joining the Kelly Legal Group, Keith has been working as a solo practitioner representing clients in criminal cases, as well as civil cases for both plaintiffs and defendants and has experience as a Contract Title Attorney analyzing and interpreting recorded instruments and writing oil and gas title opinions. Keith also has been practicing as an entertainment attorney creating LLCs, writing contracts and non-disclosures for national and local artists, including Ex-Misfits guitarist Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein, International Total Nonstop Action Wrestler Shawn “Super-Mex” Hernandez as well as contracts for local businesses. Before law school, Keith worked in the products liability department at Clark Thomas and Winters in the high profile Phen-fen litigation. This position required close collaboration with other attorneys in a team setting including both national and local counsel. Keith then worked as a studio coordinator and production assistant for the San Antonio Spurs where he got to assist with the game broadcasts and interview NBA stars including Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal. AREAS OF PRACTICE Real Estate Litigation and Appeals Creditor/Collection Law Entertainment Law Business Law Misdemeanor Defense BAR ADMISSIONS Federal Courts of Texas, Western District Texas EDUCATION St. Mary’s University School of Law J.D. 2009 Southwest Texas State University, B.A. Mass Communication (Electronic Media) 2002; B.A., Political Science – Magna Cum Laude 1998 PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS State Bar of Texas, Texas Entertainment and Sports Law Section American Bar Association