A native of Colorado and the Roaring Fork Valley, Kelcey brings a business background to her work as an attorney. Her practice focuses on real estate, business and estate planning. Kelcey handles both transactional matters and litigation. Her clients include small businesses, real estate developers, private landowners and trustees.
Kelcey maintains the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability. (See Kelcey’s client recommendations.) She was selected as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers, an honor given to only 2.5% of the attorneys in Colorado.
Kelcey’s practice focuses on:
- Property and real estate litigation and transactions
- Advising new and existing businesses
- Estate planning
- Natural resources law for property owners
Kelcey is a graduate of Barnard College, Columbia University, and the University of Washington School of Law. She is licensed to practice before Colorado and New Mexico state and federal courts.
Kelcey is actively involved in the local community and has served on the board of the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce since 2016. She is a graduate of Roaring Fork Leadership Program. From from 2014-2018, Kelcey provided pro bono legal services for the Acequia Assistance Project, where she supervised one of the organization’s largest and most ambitious projects.
Kelcey previously practiced law in Santa Fe, New Mexico with the Simons Firm, LLP, where she litigated property disputes. She was the Senior Articles Editor, Shidler Journal for Law, Technology and Commerce at the University of Washington School of Law, and participated in the Berman Environmental Law Clinic, where she focused on water law matters. Prior to practicing law, Kelcey was an editor for Francis Ford Coppola’s short-story magazine, a project manager for a website design firm in New York, and an account manager for Backbone Media in Carbondale, Colorado.
Kelcey is happy to be back in the Roaring Fork Valley where she enjoys skiing, mountain biking, and hiking. She lives in the Crystal Valley with her husband, Jason.