The Law Offices of Michael Kelly is one of the West’s oldest family law firms and among the five largest in Southern California.

It believes that the city of Santa Monica is one of the nation’s most prominent and influential business centers and has signed a new $1.6 million, 10 year extension of its lease for the offices centrally located in downtown Santa Monica.

The Law Offices of Michael Kelly was founded by J. Michael Kelly and traces its origins back to 1969. It is a large and established family law firm specializing in high profile divorces, child custody disputes and the resolution of complex, high asset marital settlements.

Kelly, a veteran trial lawyer, law professor, author, lecturer and media analyst, is nationally prominent in the legal profession because of his pioneering work and innovations in family law and litigation. He has held numerous leadership positions in local, state and national legal organizations.

According to Kelly, the firm has flourished in Santa Monica because the city is a “destination point” for commerce and visitors from around the world. Santa Monica provides a great environment for his employees.

“Business professionals, as well as our high net-worth clients, appreciate our location especially given the fact that after coming to our offices to conduct business, they can stay in the area if they wish and enjoy the scenic environment and numerous amenities that are immediately available nearby,” Kelly commented.

Remaining in the same offices was an easy decision as well, Kelly emphasized, remarking: “Management has always responded immediately and conscientiously to every concern we have, the building is well lit and safe and both clients and its staff enjoy the premises immensely.”

The Law Offices of Michael Kelly are located at 429 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica. Information, (310) 393-0236.

Information provided by Fisher & Associates.