Mr. John R. Kelso

Mr. John R. Kelso: Attorney with The Levey Law Firm, P.A. AV stamp icon
  • Partner at The Levey Law Firm, P.A. (2 Attorneys)
  • 1688 Meridian Avenue, Suite 900, Miami Beach, FL 33139-2712
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Partner of the Firm, is a graduate of Princeton University (B.A.) and the University of Florida College of Law (J.D.), and has been involved in commercial and family litigation in South Florida since 1970. He is a member of The Florida Bar and the Dade County Bar Association. He is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States; the United States Court of Appeals for the Third, Fourth, Fifth, Seventh, Eleventh and Federal Circuits; the United State District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Middle District of Florida and Central District of Illinois; and the United States Court of Federal Claims. His practice has included complex commercial matters litigated in state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as family matters in both the trial and appellate courts of Florida.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Family Law
  • Complex Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • State and Federal Trial and Appellate Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
305-507-4882  Phone
305-672-5007  Phone
305-672-0470  Fax
University Attended:
Princeton University, A.B., 1966
Law School Attended:
University of Florida, J.D., 1970
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of App; U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois; 1970, Florida and U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida; U.S. Court of Federal Claims; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; U.S. Sup; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court
Dade County Bar Association, MemberFlorida Bar, MemberAmerican Bar Association, MemberBroward County Bar Association, Member
Birth Information:
Trenton, New Jersey, January 17, 1945

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Miami Beach, Florida

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