Cozen O’Connor: Trout, Kelly

Kelly Trout

Associate

Washington, D.C.

(202) 471-3428

(202) 861-1905

Kelly Trout is an associate in the firm's Washington, D.C., office.

Kelly earned her J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center and her undergraduate degree in political science from the University of North Carolina. While at Georgetown, Kelly was a member of the Georgetown Journal of Law & Modern Critical Race Perspectives and a legal intern for the Department of Education’s Office of Hearings and Appeals and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law’s Educational Opportunities Project. Prior to law school, Kelly was a Teach For America corps member in D.C., and government affairs associate for Teach For America’s national team.

Publications

Georgia Supreme Court Clarifies Pre-Suit Offer Requirements [Avoiding Insurance Bad Faith Blog]

May 30, 2017

On March 6, 2017, the Georgia Supreme Court answered certified questions regarding the application of Georgia’s Pre-Suit Offer statute concluding that O.C.G.A. § 9-11-67.1, the statute dealing with the formation of settlement agreements pursuant to pre-suit offers to settle tort claims arising from...

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2015
  • George Mason University, M. Ed., 2010
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, B.A., 2008
  • District of Columbia