Kelsey A. Maher

Associate

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Kelsey A. Maher is a litigator in O’Melveny’s Los Angeles office with experience representing clients in a variety of disputes across the healthcare, entertainment, restaurant, financial services, and other industries. She has been involved in a number of large-scale commercial disputes involving data privacy and cybersecurity, antitrust, trade secret, employment, and white collar defense issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Kelsey clerked for the Honorable Beverly Reid O'Connell of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. During law school, she was a Lead Articles Editor of the Pepperdine Law Review and served as a teaching assistant for legal research and writing and a teaching fellow for the law school’s Academic Success Program. Kelsey currently mentors law students as part of Pepperdine’s Preceptor Program.

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • US District Court, Central District of California

Education

  • Pepperdine University School of Law, J.D.: summa cum laude, Salutatorian, Order of the Coif
  • Santa Clara University, B.A., English: summa cum laude

Professional Activities

Clerkships

  • Honorable Beverly Reid O'Connell, US District Court, California Central District