Kelsey Hyde is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Boston office and a member of the firm's Private Wealth Services Group. Ms. Hyde focuses her practice on estate and tax planning for high-net-worth clients.

Ms. Hyde works with individuals and families to achieve their estate planning objectives while ensuring the effective transfer and preservation of wealth across generations. In developing estate plans, Ms. Hyde prepares wills, trusts, healthcare directives, powers of attorney, and related tax and estate plan documents. She then works closely with clients and their advisors to implement their plans, including the administration of trusts and estates. Ms. Hyde also has experience advising clients on matters related to retirement benefits and their role in estate plans.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Ms. Hyde worked in the private client and tax group of an international law firm in its Connecticut offices.

During law school, Ms. Hyde served as executive editor of the Wake Forest Law Review, and she was the pro bono project coordinator for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Ms. Hyde also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Richard L. Voorhees in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina.


  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D.
  • Union College, B.S., Mathematics, Sociology, magna cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • Connecticut Bar Association