William P. Kelly
In August 2011, Bill Kelly returned from active duty with the Iowa
Army National Guard as the Brigade Judge Advocate for the 2/34 IBCT.
While serving in Afghanistan as part of Task Force Red Bulls, he was
awarded the Bronze Star. Bill is now back full-time focusing on his litigation and mediation practice.
Bill handles cases involving litigation, mediation, personal injury,
insurance defense, worker's compensation, divorce actions, adoptions,
modification of custody and/or support actions, name change petitions
and military law. He is a certified mediator with the Polk County Bar
Recent representative matters include successful defense of a banking
client in consumer credit code violation case; continuing defense of
mortgage servicing corporations; defense of banking client in
arbitration concerning Iowa Consumer Credit Code; an interpleader action
in Federal Court over insurance proceeds; the negotiation of
pre-nuptial, post-nuptial, separation, child custody, alimony and
equitable division of property agreements, as well as litigation in
these areas where settlements are not possible.