Kelly E. Coady

Kelly is originally from Columbus, Ohio.  She attended college at The Ohio State University and graduated from Capital University Law School with a concentration in Dispute Resolution.

Prior to joining Benson & Sesser, LLC, Kelly interned at the Franklin County Public Defender where she zealously advocated for clients in domestic violence, OVI, and other misdemeanor criminal cases. 

Kelly utilizes this experience to represent her clients in criminal defense cases.   

In addition, her practice is focused on domestic relation matters, personal injury, and civil law.

When not working, Kelly enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends, advising students from her alma mater, and volunteering with various organizations.


  • State of Ohio (2014)
  • Associate Attorney, Benson & Sesser, LLC (2015-Present)
  • Law Clerk and Intern, Franklin County Public Defender (2014)
  • Intern, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio (2013)    
  • Intern, The Honorable Laurel Beatty, Franklin County Court of Common Pleas (2013)
  •  Capital University Law School (2014)
  • The Ohio State University (2011)
  • Bishop Watterson High School (2007)

Kelly E. Coady
36 South Paint Street
Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
Phone: 740.773.3600
Fax: 740.773.3610