Boyd & Jenerette congratulates associate Kimberly J. Woods on being named one of the 2019-2020 Leaders in the Law for the Florida Association of Women Lawyers. This designation is awarded annually to a select group of attorneys from around the state who have been nominated by their local FAWL chapters and meet the criteria for the recognition.
To be named a Leader in the Law, an attorney must have earned the respect of others professionally, been involved in activities for the betterment in her local community, exemplified the qualities of a positive role model, and advanced the cause of women in the community.
About Kimberly Woods:
Kimberly Woods is an associate in the firm’s Jacksonville office. She practices auto liability defense, insurance defense and general litigation.
Mrs. Woods has been a member of The Florida Bar since 2015 and Jacksonville Bar Association (JBA) since 2016. She currently serves as the Director of Communications for Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association.
She served as the chair for JBA’s Senior Holiday Project in 2017 and 2018, as well as heading the Law Week Naturalization Ceremony in 2017. She has served as a pro-bono attorney for Jacksonville Area Legal Aid since becoming a member of the Bar.
During her time in law school, Mrs. Woods was awarded Best Civil Defense Team, Best Cross Examination, and Best Advocate in her Trial Practice class and participated in the 2014 Jessup International Moot Court Competition.
Originally from Oakland, CA, she received her B.A. from California State University, Sacramento in 2009 and her law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2014.
Also read our Attorney Spotlight on Kimberly Woods.