Kellie Brooks Henson
Do I Need a Lawyer – Workers’ Compensation – Employee vs. Independent Contractor
In this segment of Do I Need a Lawyer, Gary Martin Hays and Kellie Henson discuss the differences between employees and independent contractors as it relates to workers’ compensation.
Kellie Brooks Henson attended Flagler College, St. Augustine, Florida; the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida; and the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida, graduating in 1995 Magna Cum Laude with a B.A. in psychology, and a minor in English. She then attended Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts. While at Western New England College School of Law, Ms. Henson was selected as an intern for the Honorable Dominic Squatrito of the United States Federal District Court for the District of Connecticut. She is licensed to practice in all of the State and Superior Courts of Georgia, the Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of Georgia. She is also licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Kellie has been featured on Fox affiliates and the CW Atlanta TV Network where her expertise was called upon to discuss legal topics and answer questions about the Georgia workers’ compensation system.
Her legal accomplishments include being a member of the prestigious Million Dollar Advocate’s Forum, a society limited to those attorneys who have received a settlement or verdict of at least $1 Million Dollars. Kellie is also a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.
Areas of Practice
Georgia U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit Supreme Court of Georgia
Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, 1995 B.A. Honors: Magna Cum Laude Major: Psychology Minor: English
Past Employment Positions:
Hon. Dominic Squatrito of the United States Federal District Court for the District of Connecticut, Intern