Kelton S. Lynn
Kelton S. Lynn (Kelly), a native of Deadwood, South Dakota, and one of the founders of the law firm, was an aggressive, imaginative, passionate and compassionate lawyer, who earned and held the respect of his fellow lawyers, the courts, his clients and the community. He practiced law with the law firm that bears his name from 1946 until his death in 1976. Kelly was an active member of local, state, and national bar associations, including a stint as a Uniform Laws Commissioner from South Dakota. He also served on many community and civic boards and commissions, including the Rapid City School Board and the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Endowment Association. Kelly was a “lawyers’ lawyer” and has left an enormous legacy to this law firm.