Kelly Smith Watkins
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Areas of Practice
- U.S. District Court
- Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- Middle District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. Court of Appeals
- Third Circuit
- Washington & Lee University School of Law
- J.D., cum laude, 1993
- Millsaps College
- B.S., magna cum laude, 1990
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Northampton County Bar Association
- Lehigh Valley Legal Blog
- Builders Beware
Kelly Smith Watkins, a member of the firm, concentrates her practice on complex litigation matters and workers’ compensation defense.
In her civil litigation and appellate practice, Kelly handles matters involving commercial disputes, ERISA and other insurance coverage issues. Her experience includes employment cases, non-compete disputes, jurisdictional issues, business tort claims and class action defense. She handles collection matters for health care providers, including those with insurance disputes and/or multiple sources of payment involved.
In addition, Kelly has extensive experience in workers’ compensation defense matters.
She served on the Board of Directors at Touchstone Theatre in Bethlehem Pennsylvania and is on the Standing Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem.