Kelly Walker is an attorney in the Charlotte, North Carolina, office concentrating her practice on workers’ compensation defense. She defends employers, insurance carriers, self-insured corporations, third party administrators and claims servicing agencies. Kelly offers a unique perspective, as she spent her first several years of practice as a plaintiff’s attorney representing injured employees. Kelly has presented matters for clients before the North Carolina Industrial Commission, and she represents clients in all stages of the litigation process, beginning from the initial evaluation of the claim.
Kelly is a graduate of Elon University School of Law where she was a member of the Moot Court Board, Guilford Inn of Court and a Dean’s Fellow. Prior to receiving her Juris Doctor from Elon, Kelly attended Appalachian State University and received her Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.
Appalachian State University
Elon University School of Law
North Carolina State Bar
Associations & Professional Memberships
- Mecklenburg County Bar Association
- North Carolina State Bar Association
- Workers’ Compensation Section, Member
- Guardian ad Litem (2013-2016)