Kaitlyn Downs

Associate
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Kaitlyn Downs is a corporate attorney in Holland & Knight's Orlando office. While in law school, Ms. Downs was a summer associate with Holland & Knight where she assisted on various matters, including real estate issues, labor and employment litigation, bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues, construction litigation, syndication and corporate transactions.

At Florida State University, Ms. Downs was a member of the Moot Court Team, and earned first runner-up at the Tulane Sports Law Competition. She also aided first-year law students as a teaching assistant for Legal Writing and Research.

During her undergraduate career, Ms. Downs interned for Rep. Austin Scott (R-Ga.) and for the Office of the District Attorney of Tift County, Ga. Furthermore, Ms. Downs served as a senator for the Student Government Association at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

Honors & Awards

  • Katzentine-Simon Scholarship, Florida State University College of Law, 2016 
  • Merit Scholarship, Florida State College of Law, 2014-2016
  • Mason Ladd Merit Scholarship, Florida State University College of Law, 2015
  • Book Award, Constitutional Law II, Florida State University College of Law, 2016
  • Book Award, Sales & Leases, Florida State University College of Law, 2015
  • Book Award, Administrative Law, Florida State University College of Law, 2015
  • Book Award, Civil Procedure, Florida State University College of Law, 2014

Memberships

  • Florida State University Law Review
  • Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law, Article and Notes Editor, 2015
  • The Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division