Charles S. Kelley: Lawyer with Mayer Brown LLP

Charles S. Kelley

Houston,  TX  U.S.A.
Phone+1 713 238 2634

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Practice Areas

  • Construction & Engineering
  • Energy
  • Sectors
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power
  • Renewable Energy
  • Services
  • Energy Disputes
  • Energy Finance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Banking & Finance Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Consumer Litigation & Class Actions
  • Professional Liability
  • Transportation
  • Shipping
Contact InfoTelephone: +1 713 238 2634
Fax: +1 713 238 4634
University The University of Texas, Cockrell School of Engineering, B.S.M.E., 1985
Law SchoolThe University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors, 1991
Admitted1991, Texas; 1992, US District Court for the Southern District of Texas; 1996, US District Court for the Northern District of Texas; 1997, US District Court for the Western District of Texas; 1999, US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas; 2000, US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; 2008, US Supreme Court


Concord Elementary School Tutoring Program, Volunteer Tutor

HBA Volunteer Substitute Teacher - Lawyer in Public Schools

Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Membership Drive Team

Member of the Board of Directors, Texas Appleseed

American Bar Association, Litigation Section

Federal Bar Association

Houston Bar Association

Houston Young Lawyers Association; Special Events Committee Member

Texas Young Lawyers Association; CLE Committee Member

Texas Law Review Association

Houston Juvenile Law Clinic, a pro bono legal service


Charles Kelley focuses on civil litigation. He represents major corporations, oil companies, national construction engineering firms, real estate investment companies, banks, accounting firms, and other business entities in federal and state court litigation involving federal and state statutes, common law claims, professional malpractice claims, and other commercial litigation.

Charles's experience has included a jury trial in federal court, and state court bench trials. Prior to law school, he was employed by Amoco Oil Company as a mechanical engineer and held positions as a project engineer, inspection engineer, and unit maintenance engineer in Amoco's largest and most complex refinery.


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Charles S. Kelley

700 Louisiana Street, Suite 3400
HoustonTX 77002-2730


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