Kelsey Quigley

Kelsey Quigley focuses her practice on representing individuals and corporations involved in investigations, securities matters and complex litigation/controversies. She is an editor of the American Bar Association Mexico Committee Newsletter. Ms. Quigley was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2016.

Before joining the firm, Ms. Quigley was a student intern with the Berkeley International Human Rights Law Clinic, where she specialized in the international prevention of torture. There, she and a team drafted and filed a petition before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. In addition, she and a team worked with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture to draft memoranda on gender-based violence as torture.

In the summer of 2015, Ms. Quigley was a judicial extern for the Honorable Thomas J. Whelan of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. Previously, Ms. Quigley was a research analyst at a shareholder derivative and securities law firm in San Diego, California. 


  • Recognized with the ABA Section of International Law 2020 Unsung Member Award for her active role in the ABA Mexico Committee

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  • Education

    • JD, University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 2017

      Prosser Award, Berkeley Journal of International Law

    • BS, Cognitive Science–Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego, 2012

      magna cum laude

      Phi Beta Kappa

  • Admissions

    • California

  • Languages

    • Spanish