Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • US District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • US District Court, District of New Jersey

 

Education

  • Drexel University Kline School of Law, JD, 2016
  • University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, BA, 2012

 

Kelsey joined Kennedys as an Associate in 2021 and is based in the Philadelphia office. She focuses her practice on representing and advising insurers in complex insurance coverage matters, including first- and third- party coverage issues involving general liability, professional liability, commercial property, commercial automobile, homeowners, and excess/umbrella policies. Kelsey also assists in the representation of insurance companies in coverage disputes in both state and federal courts.  Her experience includes coverage disputes relating to environmental injury, toxic tort, product liability, automobile liability, construction defect, risk transfer, and catastrophic injury. She has also handled complex, long-tail environmental liability claims involving coverage issues related to legacy pollution. Kelsey has significant pre-suit claims assessment experience, including the drafting of coverage position letters on behalf of insurers.

Kelsey also has experience handling insurance defense matters involving motor vehicle liability and premise liability. She also worked in workers’ compensation insurance defense prior to joining Kennedys.

Kelsey earned her law degree from Drexel University Kline School of Law, where she was a member of the Moot Court Board.