Francis G. Kelleher

Francis G. Kelleher

Professional Staff Director, Court Procedures and Managing Attorney
Francis G. Kelleher

Frank Kelleher serves as Director and Managing Attorney/Court Procedures. He joined Goodwin in 1997 and is responsible for overseeing the court rules compliance, court filings, court procedures and docketing and calendaring functions. Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Kelleher spent 16 years with Skadden, Arps in several different capacities. As that firm’s Managing Clerk, Mr. Kelleher was responsible for coordinating court filings and related services across the firm’s domestic offices. After graduating from law school, Mr. Kelleher became an associate in Skadden’s Boston office, with a concentration in securities litigation. He is a member of the Bar of the Supreme Judicial Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and of the State Bar of Maine. Mr. Kelleher graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in Economics (cum laude), and subsequently earned his J.D. from Boston University School of Law.



  • Massachusetts
  • Maine


  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court of Maine
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit






J.D., 1995
Boston University School of Law
B.A., 1992
Boston University
Get In Touch
Get in Touch
Our clients rely on us for world-class advisory services, counsel on complex transactional work and high-stakes litigation. Specializing in matters involving the financial, life sciences, private equity, real estate, and technology industries, we use a collaborative, cross-disciplinary approach to resolve our clients’ most challenging issues. To find out more, please contact us.

Unsere Kunden verlassen sich auf unsere erstklassige Beratung, vor allem im Hinblick auf komplexe Transaktionen und High-Stakes-Prozesse. Spezialisiert auf Angelegenheiten der Finanz-, Life-Sciences-, Private-Equity-, Immobilien-und Technologie-Branchen, verwenden wir einen kooperativen und interdisziplinären Ansatz, um Fragen unserer Kunden auch in extremen Spezialsituationen einer Lösung zuzuführen. Sie wollen mehr erfahren? Kontaktieren Sie uns gerne.

Nos équipes interviennent aux côtés de nos clients, industriels, fonds d’investissement, startups, institutions financières et dirigeants, dans le cadre de transactions et de contentieux complexes, et apportent des conseils de tout premier plan dans les secteurs financiers, des Sciences de la Vie, du Private Equity, de l’immobilier et des technologies. Nous traitons les dossiers juridiques de manière intègre, ingénieuse, souple et audacieuse pour répondre efficacement aux enjeux propres à chacun de nos clients, quels que soient la taille de l’opération et le secteur d’activité. Pour en savoir plus, contactez-nous.