O’Melveny Worldwide

Kelsey French represents private equity sponsors, their portfolio companies, public and private companies, institutional investors, and other clients in complex business transactions.

Kelsey’s practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, investments, governance matters and general corporate counseling. She has completed transactions for clients in various industries, including health care, energy, real estate, hospitality and technology.

Kelsey was named in 2022 as a “Texas Rising Star” in the Mergers & Acquisitions category by Super Lawyers®.

  • American Home Protect, LLC in its sale to leading vertical software and InsurTech company Porch Group, Inc.
  • Private equity firm Evolve Capital, LLC in multiple equity acquisitions of home health and hospice service companies. 
  • A private durable medical equipment company in multiple equity acquisitions of healthcare provider clinics. 
  • Private equity firm Coltala Holdings, LLC in the acquisition of Choice Homecare, LLC.
  • Private equity firm Progress Equity Partners, LLC in the acquisition of Medical Indicators, Inc.


Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Court Admissions

  • US District Court for the Northern, Eastern, and Southern Districts of Texas


  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D.: Chief Article Editor, Texas Intellectual Property Law Journal
  • Rice University, M.B.A., Health Care
  • Southern Methodist University, B.B.A., Management: Phi Beta Kappa
  • Southern Methodist University, B.S., Biology: Phi Beta Kappa