Stasia Kelly has extensive experience as both outside counsel and as a general counsel and brings these different perspectives to bear in her current practice, working closely with boards of directors on corporate governance issues, helping clients build effective compliance and regulatory programs, and advising boards and management on crisis management. She is the chair of the firm’s Global Governance and Compliance Practice.
Stasia also sits on two public company boards, Owens-Illinois, the world’s largest manufacturer of glass packaging, and Huntington-Ingalls Industries, which designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the US Navy and the Coast Guard. At Owens-Illinois, Stasia chairs the Risk Committee and is a member of the Compensation Committee. She chairs the Governance and Policy Committee at Huntington-Ingalls Industries.
Stasia is the Co-Managing Partner at DLA Piper in the United States and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. She is a mentor to a number of the firm’s women lawyers and is on the leadership committee of the firm’s Leadership Alliance for Women (LAW), which, among other goals, is committed to the hiring, development and advancement of women lawyers at DLA Piper.