Kelly Champ is an Associate at Mokri Vanis & Jones’ Newport Office, and his practice focuses on commercial disputes, employment defense in both single plaintiff and class action and PAGA matters, business divorce, representing directors and officers in breach of fiduciary duty actions, and on business transactional matters. Kelly has experience representing clients at all phases of the litigation process, from pre-litigation counseling through filing and defending against appeals. He has extensive experience drafting initial complaints and answers through the final litigation stages, including motions for summary judgment, and has successfully won at trial. Kelly has also worked on numerous appellate briefs, including opening, respondent, and reply briefs before the appellate state courts.
Kelly has litigated and advised on difficult procedural and substantive issues, including Anti-SLAPP, bankruptcy, trademark, antitrust, employment defense of single plaintiff and class action lawsuits, securities class actions, and partnership and corporate dissolutions involving asset valuations for projected future earnings.
University of California, Berkeley School of Law, J.D., 2016, Best Oral Argument (Section I)
University of California Berkeley, B.A. Philosophy, 2013
Central District of California
Orange County Bar Association
Los Angeles County Bar Association
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