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Prior to joining the team at Driver Defense Team, Kelly was a partner at McSweeney Moore Law Offices. She worked side by side with retired Judge Colleen McSweeney Moore beginning in 2013. Kelly joined McSweeney Moore Law Offices after graduating cum laude from the John Marshall Law School. She attended the John Marshall Law School from 2010-2013 and she was able to complete law school in only two and a half years.

Since being sworn in to the Illinois Bar, Kelly has practiced a variety of criminal law cases; everything from minor traffic offenses to class X felonies. She has participated in bench trials by presenting opening and closing statements, and direct and cross-examinations of various witnesses. She has been successful in completing a number of pretrial hearings on Motions to Quash Arrest and Suppress Evidence, Preliminary Hearings, and Petitions to Rescind Statutory Summary Suspension. Kelly also second-chaired an Attempt First Degree Murder case that was set for a jury trial. Some of the more complicated criminal cases that Kelly is currently working on include Attempt First Degree Murder, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, and Hate Crimes.

During law school, she was a 711 Law Clerk for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. There, she observed hundreds of criminal cases, participated in bench trials and motions, wrote legal memoranda and completed discovery. She was also a law clerk for Goldberg Weisman & Cairo, Illinois’ largest personal injury and workers’ compensation law firm. There, she assisted civil attorneys with legal memoranda, discovery, and court filing. Additionally, she was a judicial extern for the domestic relations judges in the Will County Courthouse where she observed hundreds of domestic relations cases, including divorce, child custody, child support, and domestic abuse. She also had the opportunity to draft court orders and write legal memoranda.

Kelly spent four years on the Executive Board of Directors of the Southwest Bar Association. She was the President in 2020 and remains active in the Association.

Kelly Moore spent one year in Dublin, Ireland prior to attending law school. She waitressed to earn a living and in her free time, she experienced all of the traditions and customs that Ireland had to offer. After Dublin, Kelly backpacked around Europe for 30 days and traveled to more than 10 countries. Her experience traveling gave her the ability to relate and understand many cultures. Before traveling, Kelly attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There she received Bachelors of Arts Degrees in Criminology and Law Studies and Spanish Language and Literature as well as an accompanying Minor in Sociology. Before college, Kelly graduated from St. Ignatius College Prep in Chicago.

 

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"This is the best defense team in town! Maria was so helpful and always happy to answer questions. Kelly is the best lawyer in town too all professional and first class service. I am so happy to find them!:))"

Khaled G. on Google

July 7, 2021

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Khaled G. on Google

July 7, 2021

"This is the best defense team in town! Maria was so helpful and always happy to answer questions. Kelly is the best lawyer in town too all professional and first class service. I am so happy to find them!:))"
"Just want to give a shout out to Kelly Moore and the DDT team with excellent support in my case. Dropped from a misdemeanor to a petty offense. Will definitely use again. Thanks guys!"

Austin L. on Google

July 22, 2021

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Austin L. on Google

July 22, 2021

"Just want to give a shout out to Kelly Moore and the DDT team with excellent support in my case. Dropped from a misdemeanor to a petty offense. Will definitely use again. Thanks guys!"
"Kelly M. is an amazing attorney, very straightforward, with an amazing communication.

She was very informative about my case and what to expect. So grateful she had my case, she was able to reduce my class B misdemeanor to a petty, with supervision, I didn’t have to appear at court as well. Saved so much time, and money ... I was not expecting to be spending less than $800 for a case like mine attorney & court fees combined. Thank you so much Kelly! You made this extremely un-stressful for me, very straightforward and I appreciate your help! Definitely recommend this group and especially will be recommending Kelly!"

Mia R. on Google

May 27, 2021

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Mia R. on Google

May 27, 2021

"Kelly M. is an amazing attorney, very straightforward, with an amazing communication. She was very informative about my case and what to expect. So grateful she had my case, she was able to reduce my class B misdemeanor to a petty, with supervision, I didn’t have to appear at court as well. Saved so much time, and money ... I was not expecting to be spending less than $800 for a case like mine attorney & court fees combined. Thank you so much Kelly! You made this extremely un-stressful for me, very straightforward and I appreciate your help! Definitely recommend this group and especially will be recommending Kelly!"
"I have a class A CDL speeding ticket, which required a lawyer’s assistance. Based on the reviews I chose Driver Defense Team my attorney was Kelly Moore she was very helpful in kept me updated on my case thank you for helping me very appreciated in grateful to continue my career"

Xavier S. on Google

June 14, 2021

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Xavier S. on Google

June 14, 2021

"I have a class A CDL speeding ticket, which required a lawyer’s assistance. Based on the reviews I chose Driver Defense Team my attorney was Kelly Moore she was very helpful in kept me updated on my case thank you for helping me very appreciated in grateful to continue my career"
"Great service extremely professional, I did not have to go to court in this pandemic time my attorney Kelly stayed in touch during the whole process and got my ticket in first court date."

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"Great service extremely professional, I did not have to go to court in this pandemic time my attorney Kelly stayed in touch during the whole process and got my ticket in first court date."
"I honestly can say these guys are the best they get right on point no hesitation to their skills getting your license back, to Maria and Kelly thank you thank you I truly appreciate you guys you are a blessing well sent ..."

Lamar B. on Google

June 3, 2021

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Lamar B. on Google

June 3, 2021

"I honestly can say these guys are the best they get right on point no hesitation to their skills getting your license back, to Maria and Kelly thank you thank you I truly appreciate you guys you are a blessing well sent ..."
"Grateful to have picked this company. They did great in giving me updates and staying in touch with me, and Kelly Moore was amazing as well. Thanks to her, I was able to get a great deal on my case. Highly recommend DDT and Kelly!"

Leandro M. on Google

June 10, 2021

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Leandro M. on Google

June 10, 2021

"Grateful to have picked this company. They did great in giving me updates and staying in touch with me, and Kelly Moore was amazing as well. Thanks to her, I was able to get a great deal on my case. Highly recommend DDT and Kelly!"
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