Kelli Y. Allen
Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Charlotte, NC
In the Charlotte, North Carolina, metropolitan area, Kelli Y. Allen represents clients in matters of family law, criminal law, elder law and immigration law. As an attorney at the Law Office of Kelli Y. Allen, PLLC, she believes that everyone deserves to be treated with respect and dignity, no matter what their station in life or current situation is. She works to teach her clients all she can about confusing, complex parts of the law so that they can make the most educated decisions about their future.
Ms. Allen attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice. At Charlotte School of Law, she graduated summa cum laude with her Juris Doctor degree and is now admitted to practice in the state of North Carolina. With over a decade of experience, she has dedicated herself to providing not only high-quality legal representation but valuable service to her community as well.
The former director and founder of an animal rescue service, Ms. Allen often offers her services as a guest speaker on matters of elder law, and she sponsors charity events. During her time with a nonprofit, she placed more than 1,200 neglected, abused and abandoned dogs into adoptive homes.
A member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Ms. Allen is actively involved with her local legal community. She is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina State Bar, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Mecklenburg County Bar, Elder Counsel and the National Association for Community Mediation.
- 30%Immigration: Consumer
- 30%Elder Law
- 30%Family Law
- 10%Criminal Defense
Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Assault & Battery, Criminal Law, Felony, Probation, Sex Offenses, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence
- Rising Stars: 2021
About Kelli Y. Allen
First Admitted: 2011, North Carolina
Professional Webpage: https://www.kyalaw.com/about-us/kelli-y-allen/
- B.S. Criminal Justice - UNC Charlotte, 1990
- NC State Bar, Mecklenburg County Bar, American Immigration Lawyers Association, NC Bar Association, 2011
Last Updated: 5/15/2022