Kelly B. Mathis, Esq.


Florida State University, (BS with honors, 1985, cum laude)

Vanderbilt Law School, (JD 1988)


Florida Bar (1988)

Georgia Bar (2001)


All States and County Courts, State of Florida

United States District Court, Middle District 1988

United States District Court, Northern District 1992

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit 1988

United States Supreme Court


Business Litigation

Insurance Law

Personal Injury Litigation

Medical Malpractice

Civil Trial Law

Business Law


President, Jacksonville Bar Association 2006-2007

President, Jacksonville Area Defense Counsel 2003-2004

Board Member, Jacksonville Claims Association

Board Member, Young Lawyers Section, Jacksonville Bar Association

Pro Bono volunteer, Jacksonville Area Legal Aid

Lecturer, How to Take an Effective Deposition seminar

Chair, Jacksonville Bar Association Habijax project

Volunteer, Supervisor of Elections Office (2002 election)

AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest possible rating of legal ability and ethical conduct

Recommended counsel by A.M. Best Company


Fleger v. Mock, 65 So. 3d 625 (Fla. 1st DCA 2011)

Franks v. Bowers, 62 So. 3d 16 (Fla. 1st DCA 2011)

Rowe v. County of Duval, 475 So.2d 526 (Fla. 1st DCA 2008)

Buckeye Retirement Co., LLC v. Nassau Land and Tradign Co., 943 So.2d 223 (Fla. 1st DCA 2006)

Scott v. Women's Medical Group, 837 So.2d 577 (Fla. 1st DCA 2002)

Schur v. Florida Birth-Related Neurological, 832 So.2d 188 (Fla. 1st DCA 2002)

Dykes v. Dykes, 712 So.2d 1189 (Fla. 1st DCA 1998)

Scott v. Nelson, 697 So.2d 207 (Fla. 1st DCA 1997)

Burke v. Napieracz, 674 So.2d 756 (Fla. 1st DCA 1996)

Expedia, Inc. v. McKenney's, Inc., 611 So.2d 98 (Fla. 1st DCA 1992)

Abrams v. Trunzo, 129 S. 3d 1174 (11th Cir. 1997)

In Re: Wiles, 166 C. R. 975 (Bkrtcy. M.D. Fla. 1994)

U.S. f/s/b/o Expedia, Inc. v. Altex Enterprises, 734 F. Supp. 972 (M.D. Fla. 1990)