Attorney Kelsey is a Native Washingtonian. She grew up in Northeast Washington until the age of 12, when she moved into the suburbs.


Ms. Kelsey graduated from Montgomery Blair High School in 1979 and from The University of Maryland University College, magna cum laude, in 1989.


She has been a resident of Prince George's County ever since (with the exception of her law school years, when she returned to the District to attend Georgetown University Law School from 1989 -1992).


As a long time Prince George's County resident, Ms. Kelsey has not only represented a fair amount of the county's residents, but she has lived among, socialized with and forged many great professional, spiritual and social friendships.

REAL ESTATE BACKGROUND:


Education:
  • Licensed Broker since 2001
  • Multiple Continuing Real Estate Courses (2000 - 2014)


Licenses:
  • State of Maryland - Real Estate Brokers/Agent License
  • State of Maryland - Title Insurance Agent License
  • State of Maryland - Notary Public


Teaching Position:
  • UMUC Adjunct Real Estate Law Professor (2004 – 2012)


Associations:
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Maryland Association of Realtors
  • Prince George's County Association of Realtors
  • Metropolitan Regional Information Systems (MRIS)


LEGAL BACKGROUND:


Education & Training
  • Juris Doctor, Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C., (1992)
  • B.S., Magna Cum Laude, University of Maryland, University College, College Park, MD, (1987)
  • A.A., Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD , (1985)
  • Certificates, American Institute of Banking, Washington, D.C.  (1986)
  • Faculty "WebTycho" Distance Education Training Course (2004)
  • Multiple Continuing Legal Courses (1993 - 2014)
 
Bar Admissions
  • State of Maryland (all Federal and State courts) - License to Practice Law
  • District of Columbia (all Federal and State courts) - License to Practice Law
 
COURT ADMISSIONS:
  • Maryland Circuit, District, Federal & Appeals Courts
  • D.C. Superior, Federal and Appeals Courts
  • The United States Supreme Court


UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND UNIVERSITY COLLEGE TEACHING POSITIONS:
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Ethics & Professionalism

MEMBER  (Past & Present):
  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • Prince George's County Bar Association
  • J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association
  • (Scholarship Chair & Treasurer:  2011-Present)
  • ​Bankruptcy Bar Association
  • P. G. County Women's Bar Association

           (Treasurer 1998-1999), (Secretary, 1999-2000), (Vice President, 2000-2001)

  • ​The Supreme Court Bar Association

PROFESSIONAL VOLUNTEER  POSITIONS (PAST & PRESENT):  

  • Attorney Panel Member - State of Maryland - Attorney Grievance Commission
  • D.C. Bar Association: Bankruptcy Pro Bono Seminar faculty member
  • P. G. County Legal Aid Courthouse assistance program
  • P. G. County Law Students Mock Trial Competition

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She is in tune with the concerns and challenges of her neighbors and residents of MD and DC and she works everyday to assist them in any way she can. Over the years, Ms. Kelsey has gained the friendship and trust of each of and every client.


Ms. Kelsey is married, has two teenage daughters and serves on the teller ministry at her church, Kettering Baptist Church located in Upper Marlboro, MD.

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