Kevin Cox

Partner
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Kevin Cox practices in Holland & Knight's Tallahassee office in the areas of commercial and other civil litigation matters for clients in industries that include banking, healthcare, utilities, technology, media, insurance and education. His experience includes litigation in state and federal constitutional challenges, contract disputes, deceptive trade practices, fraud, business torts, antitrust, false claims act, employment discrimination, and computer fraud and abuse.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Cox served for two years as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Hinkle, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida. During law school, Mr. Cox worked as a research assistant to Professor Daniel R. Coquillette on projects related to legal history, historical applications to current procedural practice and the history of the Harvard Law School. Mr. Cox was also a member of the Harvard Journal of Law & Technology.

Before entering law school, Mr. Cox was an investment banking associate in the Boston office of J.P. Morgan Chase, where he maintained Series 7 and Series 63 securities licenses. In his four years in investment banking, he worked on initial public offerings, secondary offerings, private financings, and mergers and acquisitions for clients in the software, internet and telecommunications sectors. A native of Tallahassee, Mr. Cox is committed to his community and primarily focuses his current volunteer efforts on supporting schools and student achievement.

Honors & Awards

  • Runner Up, Tallahassee Democrat’s 39th Annual Volunteer of the Year Award in the Category of Education, 2017
  • Holland & Knight Public and Charitable Service All-Star, 2014
  • Rising Star, Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2013-2017

Memberships

  • Leadership Tallahassee, Class 33
  • William H. Stafford American Inn of Court, Program Chair
  • The Florida Bar