About The Firm

Thomas V. Kelley received his Bachelor of Science and Juris Doctorate degrees from Santa Clara University and was admitted to practice in California in 1972. Mr. Kelley is a member of the Santa Clara County and San Mateo County Bar Associations, the State Bar of California, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, and the California Public Defenders Association. Mr. Kelley has frequently appeared on CourtTV and local TV channels as a legal expert, commenting on both the Scott Peterson case and the Kobe Bryant case.

Thomas V. Kelley and his staff are tireless in their advocacy on behalf of each client's constitutional rights. Everyone at the law firm of Thomas V. Kelley is strongly committed to providing personalized, effective representation for each client, keeping clients up to date on the legal strategies and theories that apply to their case and ensuring that each client has the information he or she needs to make informed decisions on how to best proceed in defending against the criminal charges they face.