Kelly C. McKeon

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Kelly C. McKeon

Overview

Kelly C. McKeon is a Connecticut and New York corporate and private equity attorney and a member of Holland & Knight's Corporate Services Team. Ms. McKeon regularly represents private equity funds, their portfolio companies and other private and public companies in middle-market mergers and acquisitions (M&A). She also represents clients in a wide variety of corporate, financing and other business transactions, and general corporate matters.

Ms. McKeon’s representative matters include:

  • represented a public company in its acquisition of a disruptive technology provider of microfabricated radio frequency products
  • represented a public company in its sale of certain infrared imaging systems to a private equity firm
  • represented a distributor and exporter of food products in its sale to a private equity firm
  • represented a middle-market company in its acquisition of one of the largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of air guns and archery products
  • represented a public company in its acquisition of a leading company in the smart home industry
  • represented multiple private equity firms in a number of different acquisition and sales transactions

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. McKeon worked at a Connecticut-based law firm. During her tenure there, she represented private and public sector clients in matters involving land use and real estate development, with a focus on the purchase and sale of contaminated property and property remediation.

During law school, Ms. McKeon was treasurer of the International Human Rights Law Society and a member of the school's Academic Honor Code Committee. Ms. McKeon also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Vanessa L. Bryant at the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut.

Experience

Credentials

Education
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
  • Muhlenberg College, B.A., cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Connecticut
  • New York
Court Admissions
  • All State Courts in Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
  • All State Courts in New York
Honors & Awards
  • Rising Star, Connecticut Super Lawyers magazine, 2018, 2019

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