Kelsey Quigley

Kelsey Quigley focuses her practice on representing individuals and corporations involved in investigations, enhancing regulatory compliance, and complex litigation/controversies. She is an editor of the American Bar Association Section of International Law Mexico Committee Newsletter and an editor of the American Bar Association Section of Internal Law Mexico Year in Review. 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