Kellie Humphries is a Business Litigation associate in the firm’s Jacksonville office. She represents clients in a variety of matters, drawing from her experiences practicing complex civil litigation with a concentration in Construction Law. Kellie thrives on high-stakes cases and has represented an assortment of clients, including corporate owners, design-builders, EPC contractors, joint ventures, contractors, subcontractors and material suppliers. Her typical cases involve pre-suit dispute resolution, contract and warranty actions, construction defect claims, lien disputes and products liability cases. Kellie also advises clients participating in a multitude of project delivery methods.

Kellie is dedicated to a litigation style that is both calculated and “big picture” driven, and strives to never lose sight of crucial details. Whether handling a multi-million dollar claim or a small payment dispute, Kellie remains committed to her client’s best interests, both legal and financial.

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Construction Litigation, 2021
  • "Critical Provisions in Owner/Design-Builder Contracts," co-presenter, Design Build Institute of America, Florida Annual Conference, October 2, 2020
  • "Evaluating Risk in the Midst of a Pandemic," co-presenter, Design Build Institute of America, Florida Region, May 21, 2020
  • "Be Careful What You Sign: Contractually Raising the Standard of Care," ABA Forum on Construction: Insurance, Surety and Liens, (Division 7 Newsletter) September 2015
  • Design-Build Institute of America, 2016-present
    • Florida Region
      • Board of directors, 2019
      • Northeast Florida Chapter, chair, 2019
        • Chapter of the Year winner (awarded to the chair), 2019
      • Florida Region Rising Star, 2019
  • Florida Bar
    • Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 2014-present
    • Construction Law Committee, 2014-present
      • Publications Subcommittee, vice-chair, 2017-present
  • American Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division, 2014-present
    • Construction Law Forum, 2014-present
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Section, 2014-present
    • Construction Law Section, 2014-present
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, 2014-present
  • Chester Bedell American Inn of Court
    • Associate, 2015-16

  • Leadership Jacksonville, Class of 2021
  • Junior League of Jacksonville, 2013-16
  • Make-A-Wish Central and Northern Florida
    • Wish Madness Jax
      • Event chair, 2019
      • Auction subcommittee chair, 2018

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