Lynda C. Shely
The Shely Firm PC

Lynda C. Shely, of The Shely Firm, PC, provides ethics and risk management advice to lawyers and law firms. She also assists lawyers in responding to initial Bar charges. Prior to opening her own firm, she was the Director of Lawyer Ethics for the State Bar of Arizona for ten years. Lynda has received awards from the State Bar of Arizona for her contributions to Law Related Education Projects, Outstanding Leadership in Continuing Legal Education, and she was selected as Member of the Year in 2007. She is a member of the ABA Center for Professional Responsibilityís Strategic Planning Committee. She currently chairs the State Barís UPL Advisory Opinion Committee, and serves on the Professionalism Committee, the Consumer Information and Education Task Force, and the State Bar Convention Committee. Lynda was the 2008-2009 President of the Scottsdale Bar Association. She also teaches professional responsibility at the Phoenix School of Law and ASU. Prior to moving to Arizona, Lynda was an intellectual property associate with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in Washington, DC. Lynda received her BA from Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA and her JD from The Catholic University in Washington, DC. She may be reached at 480-905-7237; Lynda@ShelyLaw.com.