John Q. Kelly appears as Legal Commentator on HLN Network's "On The Story" with Erica Hill.

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John Q. Kelly discussed common sense approach and trial strategies regarding top legal stories, the recent Death at a Denny's Restaurant and The Bill Cosby Trial.

John Q. Kelly, Esq. on HLN Network

John Q. Kelly, Esq. on HLN Network

John Q. Kelly, Esq. appeared live with host Erica Hill on HLN Network to discuss how the exercise of common sense could have prevented the deadly confrontation that occurred outside a Denny’s Restaurant in Houston, Texas. “If you don’t like your kids seeing someone perform objectionably in public", Mr. Kelly notes, "take them don't confront someone and escalate the violence because you don't like what they are doing."

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Mr. Kelly also addressed the strategic choices facing both the prosecution and defense in the Cosby trial. While acknowledging the sensitive nature of the subject matter, Mr. Kelly noted that the defense still needs to aggressively cross-examine key prosecution witnesses.

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About John Q. Kelly

Subsequent to his landmark verdict as lead attorney for the Estate of Nicole Brown Simpson in its wrongful death action against O.J. Simpson, John Q. Kelly continues to successfully handle matters that receive national and international coverage, and has a reputation as a meticulous, no-nonsense litigator, schooled in the nuances of physical, forensic and circumstantial evidence, battle-tested in the courtroom on countless occasions, and seasoned by 30 years of deftly interacting with the media.

About Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, LLC

Mr. Kelly is a partner at Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, LLC, a general practice law firm which was established in Greenwich, CT in 1950. It is the largest Greenwich-based law firm, with more than thirty attorneys, and additional offices in New Canaan, CT and New York City.

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