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Sara M. Kelley
  • Chief Innovation Officer
  • Legal Engineer
  • Associate Attorney


San Diego, CA


Areas Of Practice

  • Family law
  • Dissolution (Divorce) of Marriage (and Domestic Partnership)
  • Legal Separation of Marriage (and Domestic Partnership)
  • Nullity of Marriage (and Domestic Partnership)
  • Trial preparation
  • Requests for Orders (RFOs)
  • Motions to Compel
  • Settlement negotiations
  • Court Appearances
  • Discovery (Demands or Requests for Production of Documents, Form Interrogatories, Special Interrogatories, Requests for Admissions, Depositions)

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2013


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
    • Juris Doctor - 05/2013
    • Honors: Certificate for Law and Intellectual Property
  • San Diego State University
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 12/2001
    • Major: Civil Engineering

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 2011 to Present
  • San Diego County Bar Association, Member, 2011 to Present
  • American Inns of Court, J. Clifford Wallace Chapter, Associate Member, 2014 to 2016
  • American Constitution Society (ACS), Member, 2015 to 2017

Pro Bono Activities

  • Dreams for Change, Inc., Nonprofit Co-Founder, Board Member and Volunteer, 2009 to Present

Legal Experience

Over 6 years of experience as an attorney. Additional areas of practice include civil rights, breach of contract, unlawful detainers, employment law, personal injury, business and nonprofit entity formation, and nonprofit reinstatement.

Fun Facts

Enjoys camping, traveling, and going to concerts with friends and family
Favorite job (before becoming an attorney): Taco Bell
Studied in China at Zhejiang University Guanghua Law School while attending TJSL
Full scholarship athlete (Women’s Crew) at San Diego State University