Co-chair of the firm’s Drug and Medical Device practice group, Kelley Olah primarily defends manufacturers and retailers in product liability and mass torts across the pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology and consumer products industries.
Regardless of the challenge at hand, Kelley serves as a trusted adviser who can step in at any point of a dispute and provide comprehensive solutions to serious, complicated and time-sensitive problems.
Kelley delivers deep trial, settlement and litigation experience to her clients, as she regularly manages state court coordinated proceedings and federal multidistrict litigations and serves on trial teams in high-impact cases across the country.
Kelley focuses on mastering the scientific and technical aspects of each case without losing sight of the big-picture issues that influence juries and the right result. Notably, her defense verdicts have been featured as a “Top 5 Jury Verdict” in Lexis Nexis and as a “Top Defense Verdict” in the Daily Journal. Kelley’s results-oriented approach has helped the practice group earn a national ranking with Chambers USA.
A dedicated attorney and consummate team player, Kelley is regarded as an effective and efficient litigator. Conscientious when it comes to client needs, Kelley offers the thoughtful judgment and requisite skill to know what needs to get done — and to get it done.
Professional and Community Involvement
Featured speaker, American Conference Institute (ACI), Drug and Medical Device Conference
Board member, Western Center on Law & Poverty
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Member, Defense Research Institute
Member, Penn Club of Los Angeles
Daily Journal California, Top 40 Under 40 List, 2020
Los Angeles Business Journal, Women of Influence-Attorneys list, 2021