Established in 1982



Customer Satisfaction with Competitive Pricing




Kelly Electric, also known as John E. Kelly & Sons Electrical Construction, Inc. is a family owned, medium-sized electrical contracting firm in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, providing quality electrical service for over 30 years. KELLY Electric is a dynamic, growing company with extensive experience in commercial, industrial, and institutional electrical construction.

At KELLY Electric we have a very simple business philosophy: we strive to give our customers the best service, we are honest in our business dealings, and we stand behind our work. It is no accident that KELLY Electric has earned a reputation as one of the premier electrical contracting firms in the DC, MD, VA region. It is our aim to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction while maintaining a competitive pricing structure.

Customer Experiences

“Everything went great! He was here early and numerous employees commented on how polite and fast he was. He completed all of the work very quickly and then went to our showroom in Springfield to remove the sign. Great service and we look forward to building and continuing this relationship.”

Window Manufacturing Company

“As we are approaching the end of the this job I truly want to commend and thank you for the hard work your team has put forth. Your management team did an extraordinary job by staying in touch and updating this project as it moved forward. Your field guys have been a pleasure to work with, they are clean, organized and very professional. Through these past 11 weeks with the combination of your field workers and your management team I feel this project could not have gone any smoother.”

Corporate Bank General Contractor

“I would personally like to Thank You for our recent pole relocation project. I would especially like to commend the crew who completed this relocation in a timely and professionally manner. The work ethic of your crew was spot on. It was a very complicated job, working with and around a lot of construction and your crew made it very easy to manage. Professional, Safe and also a pleasure to work with. THANKS AGAIN!”

Government Procurement Agency

“This project is what I expected from Kelly – they performed high quality work and were conscious of the customer’s strict scheduling and outage requirements. Thanks again!”

General Contractor



Kelly Electric has strong capabilities in the many areas of electrical construction, maintenance, and repairs. KELLY has four divisions including Medium Voltage, Construction, Service, and Energy Solutions.


Committed to safety, the Kelly Electric safety program and record helps all employees work safely every day and get home to their families every night. More >



With extensive experience in commercial, institutional, and industrial construction and remodeling projects, the Kelly Electric list of clients ranges from government agencies, private universities, public schools, to restaurants. More >



Kelly Electric has been heavily focused in clean energy projects including over 60MW’s of solar installations for many EPC’s and Solar integrators in MD, DC, and VA region.  Click here to see  the live production and environmental benefits of Kelly Electric’s own solar array.