Litigation Partner Sarah Kelly-Kilgore Joins Holland & Knight in Newport Beach
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (February 12, 2024) – Holland & Knight has strengthened its West Coast Litigation Practice with the addition of Sarah Kelly-Kilgore as partner. Ms. Kilgore was previously with Greenberg Gross, where she served as managing partner of the Los Angeles office.
"Sarah is a poised, articulate, experienced and personable attorney whose depth of experience will complement and grow our West Coast litigation practice," said Matt Donohue, leader for Holland & Knight's West Coast Litigation Practice Group. "Her strong work ethic and clear leadership strengths will make her a great asset to our firm."
Ms. Kilgore will work alongside Newport Beach-based litigation Partner Anne Redcross Beehler, who joined Holland & Knight in November.
Ms. Kilgore has litigated cases in a wide range of areas, including employment litigation, fraud, business torts, defamation, securities and investments, real estate, contracts, corporate governance disputes, shareholder and consumer class action litigation, federal agency enforcement actions, unfair competition, trade secrets, director and officer liability, and fraudulent conveyances. She also regularly advises business entities on matters of employment law, including sexual harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination. Her clients include public companies, private businesses, executives and celebrities.
"Holland & Knight's platform allows me the opportunity to better serve my current clients and grow my practice," said Ms. Kilgore. "I'm excited to join this group of nationally recognized litigation attorneys."
Ms. Kilgore received a J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a B.A. degree from San Diego State University. Before starting her legal career, Ms. Kilgore played professional water polo in Australia.