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Sally Grisetti

Social Security Paralegal

sgrisetti@mklawgroup.com

Sally has worked with Mike Kelly since July of 1986. Originally from Wooster, Ohio, Sally moved to Columbia in 1986. She attended Wooster High School then went through Paralegal Training. She has been married to her husband, John for 51 years and together they have two sons who have blessed them with 5 grandchildren and 1 great-granddaughter. She enjoys cooking and rollerblading and listening to all the Southern accents. Sally is committed to serving the people of South Carolina and is always available to explain the Social Security Administration Disability system and process to each individual.

Jamie Brown

Veteran's Disability Paralegal
Administrative Assistant

jbrown@mklawgroup.com

Jamie Brown is a veteran’s disability paralegal and Mike Kelly’s longtime administrative assistant and “right hand” person. She has worked with Mike Kelly since February of 1996. She began with her role as a receptionist and has worn many hats since that time. She loves working at the Mike Kelly Law Group and helping serve the people of South Carolina.

Jamie is a life-long resident of Lexington County, South Carolina, where she graduated from Brookland-Cayce High School and the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor's in Retail Management. Outside of her roles at MKLG, Jamie is happily married to her husband, John, and they have one daughter, Reganne, who attends college in Charleston. Jamie enjoys attending and doing community service projects with her church, Center Pointe Community Church, spending time with her family and friends, cooking and photography.

Amanda Swearingen

Legal Administrator

amanda@mklawgroup.com

Amanda M Swearingen has worked with Mike Kelly since March of 1999. She is the firm's Legal Administrator and takes great pride in her work and accomplishments for the law firm. She handles all of the firm's Finances, Human Resources, and Property Management.

Amanda is a graduate of Gilbert High School and has lived in South Carolina all her life. Amanda married her husband, Paul, in July 2014, and they have four children together: their daughter, Kristi and three sons, Hayden, Ethan and Aiden. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, attending sporting events, and taking vacations to the beach.

Greta Edwards

Litigation Paralegal

gedwards@mklawgroup.com

Greta resides in Orangeburg, South Carolina and holds a total of 17 years legal experience. She has been the litigation paralegal at the Mike Kelly Law Group since September of 2005. She graduated with an Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies from Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College in 2000. When she's not at the Mike Kelly Law Group she enjoys spending time with her husband, daughters and beloved dog Dolce. She is a member of Zion Baptist Church in Columbia S.C.

Kimberly Smith

Workers' Compensation Paralegal

ksmith@mklawgroup.com

- Kimberly is originally from Augusta, Georgia and holds a total of 12 years legal experience. She has been the workers’ compensation paralegal at the Mike Kelly Law Group since March of 2006. She obtained her Bachelor's Degree from Georgia Southern University and Paralegal Certification from Augusta State University. When she's not at the Mike Kelly Law Group she enjoys domestic and international travel, contributing to her lifestyle blog www.girlysqueal.com and working with her event planning/rental business. She also attends River of Life Church in Winnsboro, SC where she serves as Executive Assistant to her Pastor.

Trudy Mishoe

Social Security Paralegal

tmishoe@mklawgroup.com

Trudy began working with Mike Kelly in 1987 as a senior in high school. Over the years she has served in the areas of litigation, workers' compensation and social security, where she currently serves. She graduated from Midlands Technical College in 1991. She is married to Rev. Elton Mishoe, III and together they have three daughters and six grandchildren. Trudy enjoys spending time with her family and friends and mastering the art of sewing and embroidering.

Lydia Deeck

Litigation/Workers' Compensation Paralegal

ldeeck@mklawgroup.com

Lydia has worked at the Mike Kelly Law Group in the Myrtle Beach office since March of 2010. She began as a Social Security Disability Paralegal and has since started working in the Litigation/Workers' Compensation division. Her favorite part of working with the MKLG is meeting and assisting her clients, as well as the great work environment Mr. Kelly has set in place.

Lydia attended Drexel University in Philadelphia, where she receive a Bachelor's of Science in Film & Video Production. In her free time, Lydia enjoys writing, however with two small children under the age of three, she has her hands full. She lives in Myrtle Beach with her husband and children and absolutely loves it!

Gladys Harris

Receptionist

gharris@mklawgroup.com

Gladys Harris is the receptionist with Mike Kelly Law Group. She came to us in April of 2011 with over 35 years of customer service experience gained as a banker and as a Realtor. She enjoys serving the public and is a great asset to our company.

Gladys is a graduate of Benedict College, Leadership Columbia, and South Carolina Bankers School. As a member of Greater Columbia Board of Realtors, she served on several boards. She served as Membership Committee Chairperson, member of Grievance Committee and also, member of Professional Standards Committee. Gladys was a longtime volunteer with Richland County School District One and the City of Columbia Police Department. Gladys is currently a member of Richland County Sheriff's Department Alumni Association, a volunteer with Project Hope and the Richland County Sheriff's Department Youth Arbitration Program, serving for over eight years. Gladys also, serves as a team captain for the Palmetto Health Foundation Walk for Life/Race for Life Campaign.

Gladys loves her church, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church of Hopkins, South Carolina where she serves on the Missionary Ministry, the Usher Ministry and the Women's Auxiliary. She enjoys bowling, reading and spending time with her grandchildren.

Altina Johnson

Paralegal

ajohnson@mklawgroup.com

Altina C.D. Johnson is a paralegal at the Mike Kelly Law Group in Winnsboro, South Carolina. Legal areas of concentration are Personal Injury, Social Security Disability, Worker's Compensation, Insurance Denials, Premises Liability and Insurance Denials. She is a native of Columbia, South Carolina where she graduated from Dreher High School. She graduated from Midlands Technical College receiving an Associate of Arts Degree in Business Administration/Legal Assistant in 1985. In 2015, she graduated from Columbia College receiving a Bachelors of Art in Leadership and Professional Communication.

Altina began her legal career as an intern with the Law Firm of Fairey & Parise. After graduating from Midlands Technical College she embarked on her career as a paralegal with Suggs & Kelly Lawyers, P.A. Traveling the United States and abroad, she has held paralegal positions with the Law Firm of Maloney, Schell & Eisenhauer, P.C. , Watertown, New York; Department of the Army, Headquarters V Corps, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, Giessen, Germany; McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates; and Berry, Quackenbush & Stuart, P.A.

She is a member of the Columbia College Alumnae Association; Lambda Pi Eta, The National Communication Association Honor Society; Winnsboro Rotary Club and a member of her neighborhood association. She has served on the City of Columbia Mini Grant Committee and the Columbia City Jazz Fundraising Committee.

Altina is married and has one child. In her spare time she enjoys traveling, shopping, sewing and being an advocate for the performing arts and individuals with disabilities.

Bradlee Suggs

Legal Assistant

bsuggs@mklawgroup.com

Bradlee Suggs joined the Mike Kelly Law Group in September 2014. Initially she worked with the marketing team, but was integrated into the Social Security team a few months later. Bradlee is very passionate about helping others and loves working for the Mike Kelly Law Group because she gets the chance to interact with clients on a daily basis.

In 2013 Bradlee graduated from Mayo High School, a magnet school in Darlington County, South Carolina. She currently attends the University of South Carolina where she is majoring in History and minoring in Criminal Justice. She plans to graduate in 2017 and pursue a career in Law.

During her free time, Bradlee serves as an officer in her sorority, Alpha Gamma Delta. She also enjoys spending time with her parents and younger sister in her hometown, Darlington, SC. Her favorite place in Columbia is the River Walk, where she enjoys going to study or for a quick run.

Deepika Champaneri

Administrative Assistant

dchampaneri@mklawgroup.com

Deepika Champaneri has been with Mike Kelly Law Group since December 2014 as an Administrative Assistant to Amanda Swearingen. She currently lives in Lexington, South Carolina with her family. Being of Indian origin, born in Africa and educated in England, she has quite an international background. Deepika completed all of her formal education in Sussex, England and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business Management with a minor in Marketing. Her professional background includes banking, marketing and office management.

When away from work Deepika stays busy with her family. She also enjoys trying new recipes, reading and traveling.

Michelle Moorey

Litigation Paralegal

mmoorey@mklawgroup.com

Michelle has worked with Mike Kelly for over 15 years. After moving away from Columbia, she continued to serve the people of South Carolina, but is now back in her hometown of Columbia and serving as a litigation paralegal in the MKLG Columbia office. Michelle graduated from Dreher High School and received her Associate in Business in Legal Assistant/Paralegal from Midlands Technical College in November 1991. She is married to Nathan and has a son, Reece, and a daughter, Ragan. On the weekends you can find her cheering on the South Carolina Gamecocks. Michelle will be assisting Mike Kelly, Brad Hewett, and Jamie Smith with all aspects of the firm's litigation practice.

Laura Harth

Social Security Paralegal

lharth@mklawgroup.com

Laura has been with the Mike Kelly Law Group since August, 2015. She serves as the SS Disability paralegal in the Myrtle Beach office. She attains a Bachelor's in Philosophy from Costal Carolina University and an Associate's in Applies Science for Paralegal Studies from Horry-Georgetown Technical College. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her son, Matthew, and biking around Myrtle Beach.

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