JACKSONVILLE, FL—Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin is pleased to announce that Kelly M. Scifres and Robert E. Williams have been elevated from associates to shareholders in the firm’s Jacksonville office, effective January 1, 2023.
Scifres, a member of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Department, represents and advises insured and uninsured employers in workers’ compensation litigation and compliance matters in the state of Florida. She defends clients in matters involving workers’ compensation coverage compliance investigations, stop work orders, penalty assessments, business records request and audits imposed by the Division of Workers’ Compensation. A graduate of the University of Central Florida, she received her J.D. from the Florida Coastal School of Law and is admitted to practice in Florida.
Williams, a member of the firm’s Casualty Department, litigates a wide range of general liability matters representing insureds and self insureds, individuals and national corporations in cases involving motor vehicle liability, premises liability, first party and third party property insurance, product liability, and personal injury. He is a graduate of Washington and Lee University and the University of Florida Levin College of Law and is admitted to practice in Florida.
Scifres and Williams are part of the largest class of new shareholders in Marshall Dennehey’s 60-year history, which includes 20 attorneys, 12 men and eight women. These new shareholders represent the firm’s four core departments – Casualty, Professional Liability, Health Care and Workers’ Compensation – and come from 12 of the firm’s 19 regional offices.