Kelly A. Koch

Kelly A. KochAssociate
kkoch@bulkley.com
P: (413) 272-6228
F: (413) 272-6802

Practice Areas
Family Law

Education
Brandeis University
B.A., 1996

Western New England College
School of Law
J.D., 2007
LL.M., 2011

Admissions
Massachusetts
Connecticut

Memberships
Hampden County Bar Association
Massachusetts Bar Association
American Bar Association

Biography:

Kelly is a member of the Domestic Relations Department and is focusing her practice on divorce, child custody, antenuptial agreements, post-divorce issues, guardianships and probate litigation.

An active member of the Hampden County Bar Association, Kelly chairs its New Lawyers Section and serves on the association’s board of directors. She is also a member of its Community Outreach and Practice Development Committees. Kelly is an alumni board member of the Western New England University School of Law, where she has served as a volunteer judge and mentor. She is also involved in the Young Professionals Society of Greater Springfield and the Western Massachusetts chapter of the Brandeis University Alumni Association. Kelly was recognized in the 2011 "40 Under Forty" list of western Massachusetts business and community leaders published by BusinessWest and also selected for inclusion in the 2011 and 2012 Rising Star lists published by New England Super Lawyers magazine.

She has been a Big Sister with the Big Sisters Big Brothers of Hampden County since 2007 and has also served as a volunteer providing legal assistance to victims of the 2011 tornado in western Massachusetts and Hurricane Katrina victims in Biloxi, Mississippi. Prior to law school, Kelly was a statistician and production assistant at ESPN.


Related Professional Experience:

Prior to joining the firm, Kelly served as law clerk to the Probate and Family Court, Western Division.

Publication:

Co-Author: “Guidelines for Court-Involved Therapy: A Best Practice Approach for Mental Health Professionals,” Family Court Review 49.3 (July 2011): 557-563.