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Meet the Team

Learn More About Law Office of Kelli Y. Allen, PLLC

Law Office of Kelli Y. Allen, PLLC offers personalized, family-oriented service. We are a small firm, so you will always know who is working on your case and everyone in the office will know you. As our client, you become part of the Law Office of Kelli Y. Allen, PLLC. Our caring, compassionate staff will professionally handle all of your legal issues while also providing an extra source of support to you and your family.

Our Team Members

Benjamin Leach Benjamin Leach - Attorney

Benjamin was born in Silver Spring, Maryland and moved with his family to Charlotte when he was three years old. After graduating from East Mecklenburg Highschool in 2011, he moved northwest to Boone, North Carolina to attend Appalachian State University and pursue his Bachelor of Science degree in History. After graduating Cum Laude from Appalachian State in 2015, Benjamin moved east to Raleigh, North Carolina to pursue his Juris Doctorate degree at Campbell University School of Law. After graduating from Law School and passing the North Carolina bar exam in 2018, Benjamin moved back west to Winston-Salem, North Carolina to start his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in Forsyth County. While serving as an ADA for two years, Benjamin gained valuable courtroom experience by conducting hundreds of District Court trials covering the broad spectrum of criminal offenses in North Carolina. Benjamin takes pride in standing up for his clients in the courtroom, and zealously advocating for his client’s rights under the law. He will go to bat for you and will not back down from a fight. In his free time, Benjamin is social and outgoing and enjoys spending time outdoors along the Carolina coast or up high in the Blue Ridge mountains.

Shelby Hansen - Associate Attorney

Shelby was born and raised in Brentwood, New York. In 2014, she graduated from Suffolk County Community College with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Paralegal Studies. In 2016, she went on to graduate Cum Laude from Stony Brook University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Next, Shelby moved to Winston-Salem, North Carolina to attend Wake Forest School of Law. During law school, she served as the Project Coordinator for the Wake Forest School of Law Expungement Clinic and as the Social Justice Chair for the Black Law Students Association. She graduated law school and passed the North Carolina bar exam in 2020. In her free time, Shelby likes to spend quality time with her family and enjoys cooking and crafting.

Stephanie Roundy Stephanie Roundy – Paralegal/Office Administrator

Stephanie joins our Charlotte team as a new arrival from Los Angeles. She has 3 children and has worked in technology training and personal injury law.

Berna Chacon Berna Chacon –Bilingual Legal Assistant

I am originally from Guatemala and have been living in Charlotte, NC since 2006. I look forward to using my knowledge in communication science, customer service, and administration to ensure our outstanding service. I will largely be working with our Spanish-speaking clientele, but will happily offer assistance to all.

Savannah Robbins - Legal Assistant

Savannah was born and raised in Kannapolis, North Carolina. She received her Associate degree in Paralegal Technology from Davidson County Community College in 2017. She enrolled at Liberty University and received her Bachelor’s in General Psychology with a minor in Criminal Justice in 2021. Currently, she is working on her Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology through Liberty University. In her spare time, Savannah enjoys reading and spending time with her husband and three daughters.

Dyanie Bermeo - Client Intake Coordinator

Dyanie is originally from New York but now lives in Charlotte, North Carolina. She graduated in the fall of 2021 at King University with a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology, and is planning on continuing her education with a Masters in Criminal Justice as well. She seeks to make the world a better place through the legal system and wants to help all those affected. In her free time Dyanie likes to spend time with family, and friends and enjoys sushi.

Danielle Storms - Administrative Assistant

Danielle is originally from Troutman, NC and recently relocated to Concord. She is pursuing the Paralegal Technology Program at Central Piedmont. In her spare time she enjoys cooking for family and friends, taking new fitness classes, and anything outdoors!

What Our Clients Are Saying

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  • “Work was performed in a timely fashion with great attention to accuracy, detail and professionalism, thus making my entire experience with this firm "Excellent" in every aspect.”


  • “I am grateful and I came into contact with this law firm.”


  • “"Excellence" must surely be the standard for Kelli Y. Allen Immigration & Elder Law”

    Brenda S.

  • “Very knowledgeable, caring and professional.”


  • “Working with Kelli Allen Immigration Law has been a phenomenal experience!”


  • “The service they provided to me was very professional and focused to achieve the objective.”


  • “I would highly recommend them to anyone who has any immigration matter.”


  • “Their knowledge and experience made my application process so smooth and easy.”


  • “Kelli and her staff were phenomenal from start to finish”


  • “You are truly great at what you do and I am so happy you are handling my case.”


  • “I would definitely recommend Kelli to all my friends and family.”


  • “The staff were always helpful and personable. ”

    Marcia G.

  • “Highly recommended”


  • “Kelli and her entire staff are excellent!”

    Alton S.

  • “Thanks for Kelli we put together a very solid case and beat the odds.”


Law Office of Kelli Y. Allen, PLLC

10150 Mallard Creek Rd, Suite 105
Charlotte, NC 28262

Phone: (704) 870-0340

Regular Hours
  • Monday - Friday 9:00 Am - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday & Sunday Closed

Also available by Text (704) 727-4310 or Live Chat

Service Area:

Charlotte and surrounding areas.