Michael Kelso
Associate
Houston Office Phone: (713) 653-7887 Email Download vCard Print Bio to PDF
Education
  • The University of California, Los Angeles (B.A., cum laude, 2010)
  • The University of Texas School of Law (J.D., with high honors, 2014)
Judicial Clerkship

Law Clerk to the Honorable Carolyn Dineen King, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2014-2015)

Michael represents plaintiffs and defendants in all types of commercial litigation in state and federal courts.  He joined Susman Godfrey after clerking for Judge Carolyn D. King of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.  Michael graduated with high honors from the University of Texas School of Law.

Honors

Chancellors Honor Society, Clerk of the Chancellors (Third-highest GPA in the class of 2014 at the University of Texas School of Law)

Order of the Coif

Second Highest Score, July 2014 Texas Bar Examination

Articles Editor, Texas Law Review (Volume 92)

Thad T. Hutcheson Moot Court Competition Champion

Interscholastic Moot Court

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Professional Associations

State Bar of Texas

Bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Houston Young Lawyers Association

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