Kelly Kindig
Kelly Kindig

Kelly T. Kindig

Associate

kindigk@ballardspahr.com
Tel 215.864.8652
Fax 215.864.8999
Philadelphia

Kelly T. Kindig represents public and private employers in a broad range of employment litigation and counseling and collective bargaining negotiations. Ms. Kindig helps clients develop employment policies relating to personnel and employment law issues and advises clients regarding compliance with various employment and labor laws, including Title VII, PHRA, FMLA, FLSA, ADA, NLRA, and LMRA. She also counsels on hiring, firing, and disciplinary practices as well as restrictive covenant matters. She is experienced with collective action litigation under the FLSA and ADEA and defends employers in employment litigation, including race, sex, and age discrimination, and sexual harassment lawsuits.

Pro Bono Experience

Ms. Kindig works with the Homeless Advocacy Project to represent claimants applying for Social Security benefits in administrative proceedings before the Social Security Administration.

Professional Activities

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Publications

"Top Ten Personnel Policies and Practices for Your List of New Year's Resolutions," Employee Benefit News, December 30, 2011

Speaking Engagements

"Legislative Issues Boot Camp," Penjerdel Employee Benefits and Compensation Association (PEBA), Philadelphia, September 27, 2012

"Employment and Employee Benefits Law for Nonprofits," Ballard Spahr CLE program, Philadelphia, February 8, 2012

Legislative Bootcamp, PENJERDEL Employee Benefits & Compensation Association, September 13, 2011

"Consultant v. Employee: Why Should You Care and How Can It Affect the Value of Your Business?" PaBIO Knowledge Fair, June 8, 2011

"What Will Your Legislators Think of Next?" Philadelphia Area Association of Healthcare Recruiters, October 21, 2010

Board Memberships

Pennsylvania School for the Deaf, Secretary, Board of Trustees

Villanova University School of Law (J.D. 2006, magna cum laude)
Symposium Editor, Villanova Law Review; Member, Order of the Coif

Ursinus College (B.A. 2002, magna cum laude)
Member, Phi Beta Kappa

New Jersey

Pennsylvania 

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit 

U.S. Supreme Court