Kimberly Hendee began her career as an associate at a Tampa litigation firm, where she primarily handled property insurance claims on behalf of homeowners at both the trial and appellate levels. During her short time in practice, Kimberly has briefed more than 10 appeals and has argued before the Florida Second, Third, and Fourth District Courts of Appeal.
Ms. Hendee is active in the Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association, where she serves as a Senior Content Editor. She is also an associate member of the J. Clifford Cheatwood Inn of Court, as well as an active member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association.
Ms. Hendee was born and raised in Tampa and graduated from the University of Florida as a double Gator with her law degree and a bachelor’s of science in Business Economics. While in law school, she served as a teaching assistant for Legal Research & Writing and Appellate Advocacy and also worked as a research fellow for Professor Fletcher Baldwin, Jr., co-authoring an academic article on the 2008 financial crisis, which was subsequently presented at the University of Cambridge.
J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law
B.S., cum laude, University of Florida
- Florida, 2014
- United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
- United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
- Published article presented at Cambridge: Too Big to Fail, co-author Fletcher N. Baldwin, Jr.
- Published article in Media Law Resource Center Newsletter: Fourth Circuit Reverses Order Allowing Reporter James Risen to Protect Source, co-author James Lake
- American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Senior Content Editor, Public Service Committee
- Florida Bar Association, Member of Young Lawyers Division, Appellate Practice Section
- Hillsborough County Bar Association
- J. Clifford Cheatwood Inn of Court