Kelly, K. David

David Kelly is an associate attorney at the St. Petersburg office of Groelle & Salmon, P.A., focusing on first party property liability defense. Mr. Kelly obtained his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh, and in 1996 his Juris Doctor from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.  He later received an LL.M. in International Law, from the University of Miami School of Law.

Before joining Groelle & Salmon, P.A., Mr. Kelly served as a trial attorney in the Tampa Bay Area and other venues throughout Florida, handling all phases of litigation in both state and federal court.  Along with a variety of other legal areas, he has experience in first and third party insurance defense, including litigation involving hurricane and catastrophic injury claims.  In addition, Mr. Kelly defended hundreds of personal injury protection lawsuits, as in-house staff attorney for an insurance company.