Kelly L. Dawson focuses on creditors’ rights, insurance matters and counterclaim defense. She manages a network of local firms throughout the United States and provides guidance and assistance at all stages of litigation, including pre-trial settlement negotiations, drafting discovery and dispositive motions, case management hearings and post-judgment enforcement. She also assists clients in resolving garnishment-related defaults and judgments.
Kelly also focuses her practice on the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device companies involved in products liability litigation. Before joining Shook, Kelly worked in Washington, D.C., assisting with large-scale commercial discovery preparation.
J.D., cum laude, American University Washington College of Law, 2008
Intern for The Hon. Russell F. Canan, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Business Law Brief, Senior Editor
Civil Practice Clinic
B.A., cum laude, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2002