Kelsey Finn

Associate

Overview

Kelsey Finn is an associate and Litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP.  Kelsey is based in the Los Angeles office where she is a member of the Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group.

Prior to joining the firm, Kelsey clerked for United States District Court Judge Dean D. Pregerson in the Central District of California. There, Kelsey prepared recommendations to the Judge regarding the resolution of issues and motions, drafted orders, prepared memorandums and reviewed pleadings, petitions, motions, and other filings. She also supervised student externs and provided feedback on written work.

Additionally, Kelsey spent time as a Labor & Employment associate where she advised corporate employers regarding traditional labor disputes.

Education

  • Southwestern Law School (J.D., summa cum laude, 2020)
    • Editor-in-Chief, Southwestern Law Review (2019-2020)
    • Brief Writer, Southwestern Moot Court Honors Program (2018-2019)
    • Recipient of Best Brief Award in Southwestern Law School’s Trial Advocacy Program
    • Recipient of CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in Torts, Civil Procedure, Legal Research & Writing, Trial Advocacy, and Contracts
    • Recipient of Witkins Awards for Academic Excellence in Civil Procedure and Constitutional Law
  • University of California – Los Angeles (B.A., 2014)

Professional Memberships

  • Member, California State Bar

Admissions

  • Central District of California
  • Northern District of California