Collin Kelly


Collin J. Kelly is an attorney in the firm’s Litigation Division. Collin received his Bachelor of Arts degree with high distinction and highest honors in Political Science and Economics from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School. Prior to joining Dickinson Wright as a Summer Associate in 2021, Collin worked in high-level political campaigns. Collin plans to bring this valuable experience to clients by analyzing complex challenges and guiding clients with a personal, empathetic touch.


Education & Credentials


The University of Michigan

B.A., Political Science and Economics
  • with high distinction and highest honors

University of Michigan Law School

  • Managing Production Editor for the Michigan Journal of Law Reform

Bar Admission

  • Michigan

Prominent Assignments

  • Assisted a client managing a trust and estate valued at over $260,000,000, facing petitions for trustee removal and surcharges due to alleged breaches of fiduciary duties.
  • Provided counsel to a renowned neurosurgeon and their medical practice in recovering a vital aircraft used for nationwide emergency medical transportation and neuro-related consultations.
  • Represented a music label in a lawsuit involving eight separate claims, including breach of fiduciary duty, misappropriation of trade secrets, and tortious interference.
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