Michele Ann Perlin joined Kelly, Rode & Kelly, LLP as an associate in 2008. Ms. Perlin handles cases involving all aspects of civil litigation including general negligence, premises liability, personal injury, contracts, and no-fault litigation.
Ms. Perlin obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Studies and Sciences in 1999 from St. John's University. She received her Juris Doctor Degree from Western Michigan University Cooley Law School in 2006. She has been admitted to the New York State Bar since 2008. While she attended law school, she worked as a research assistant to the law school's faculty, law journal, and law review. During law school, she received a Certificate of Merit in trial practice and was Vice President of the Student Intellectual Property Law Association. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Perlin worked as a legal assistant for Lexis Nexis and interned for the Queens District Attorney's office in the White Collar Crimes Bureau.
Ms. Perlin is currently a member of the New York State Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association, and New York Bar Association.
Ms. Perlin's interests include nature, community service, volunteer tax preparer, traveling, music of all genres, and spending time with her two wonderful nephews.