Why Hire Us?

The Knowledge & Skill of Our Greenwich, Westchester, and New York Attorneys

At Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, our New York personal injury and wrongful death practice is headed by attorney John Q. Kelly, Esq., who has earned a national reputation as a meticulous, no-nonsense, highly successful litigator.

Schooled in the nuances of physical, forensic, and circumstantial evidence, he has deftly interacted with the media for 30 years. Battle-tested and successful in the courtroom on countless occasions, John Q. Kelly holds a unique niche in the complex, high profile personal injury and wrongful death field.


"He is brilliant - mentally the toughest, most disciplined attorney you could ever hope to meet. He is always three steps ahead of everybody else." - Beth Holloway


Association & Awards

Mr. Kelly is admitted to the New York State Bar and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He has argued appeals in the 2nd and 3rd Circuit Courts of Appeals. In addition to New York and Connecticut, he has handled matters in Illinois, Arizona, California, Texas, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Aruba, Australia, Italy, and Puerto Rico.

Extensive Legal Knowledge on Your Side

Attorney John Q. Kelly is a fixture on the national legal scene and appears regularly on national television, both as a featured guest and legal commentator. In addition to this, Mr. Kelly has been profiled and featured in a number of legal and news publications, including the New York Law Journal, Lawyers Weekly, the New York Post, the New York Daily News, New York Magazine, Worth Magazine and Greenwich Magazine. He has been published in "Vital Speeches of the Day" and was a guest speaker at the 24th Annual Masters of Trial Advocacy Retreat in 2012.

Our firm's profile and reputation are backed by our significant record of results, which includes a substantial number of multimillion-dollar wrongful death and personal injury verdicts and settlements.

If you’ve been injured, contact John Q. Kelly, Esq. today at (203) 718-4002 or fill out a free case evaluation. We serve clients in the New York Metro Area and Southwestern Connecticut, including New York, Greenwich, and Westchester.