KellyHiiis a Supervising Attorney with Ayuda’s Maryland Immigration Team. She supervises attorneys, legal assistants, and interns while also providing trauma-informed direct representation to clients in both affirmative and defensive humanitarian and family-based immigration cases.
Kelly received her Juris Doctorate from the Georgetown University Law Center and her bachelor’s degree in International Studies from Miami University. Kelly speaks Spanish and is licensed to practice law in Maryland and the District of Columbia. She is also admitted to the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. She began her legal career as an Equal Justice America Fellow at Ayuda in 2018.