Robert A. DeLello is a partner at Jones Kelleher. Rob’s practice focuses on all areas of general liability personal injury litigation, including premises liability, product liability, construction site, motor vehicle claims, and various other types of general liability claims. His experience includes successful resolution of claims through direct negotiation with insurance companies, mediation, arbitration, trial and appeal.

Rob is a 1988 graduate of Canton High School, received a B.A. (cum laude) from Colby College in 1992, and his law degree (cum laude) from Suffolk University Law School in 1996 where he was a member and Editor of the Transnational Law Review.

Rob is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. He is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, where he is a member of the Board of Governors and its Executive Board, the New Hampshire Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice. He is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.

Rob has been selected both as a “Rising Star” and a “Super Lawyer” by the Massachusetts Super Lawyers in the area of personal injury. Since 2016, Rob has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the publication of Best Lawyers in America in the categories of personal injury litigation, plaintiffs and product liability litigation, plaintiffs. The publication named Rob Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiffs, 2018. He has also achieved an AV rating from Martindale- Hubbell National Law Directory, the highest peer rating available for legal ability and ethical standards. Rob writes and participates in legal seminars for the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, M.C.L.E., and at Suffolk University Law School.

Rob lives in Canton, Massachusetts with his family where he is involved in various community sports programs and civic endeavors.

Suffolk University Law School
J.D. (cum laude), 1996

Colby College
B.A. (cum laude), 1992

New Hampshire
U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire

American Association for Justice
Member, 2002 – Present

Massachusetts Bar Association

New Hampshire Bar Association
Member, 2006 – Present

Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
Board of Governors, 2005 – Present
Executive Committee, 2012 – Present

Martindale-Hubbell National Law Directory
AV Rated

Massachusetts and New England Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers, 2010 – Present
Rising Star, 2007 – 2008

Best Lawyers in America
Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiffs, 2018
Personal Injury Litigation, Plaintiffs, 2016 – Present
Product Liability Litigation, Plaintiffs, 2016 – Present

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