exclusively on family law matters, many of which involved high net worth clients and complex litigation. Since launching her own boutique-style law firm, her reputation for integrity, knowledge and dedication to her clients endures, and in addition to traditional litigation, her practice also includes collaborative divorce, a relatively modern alternative to traditional litigation.
A member of the Tampa Bay community for over 25 years, Ms. Mitchell received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida and her Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law, following in the footsteps of her mentor, best friend and father, Joe M. Mitchell, Jr. During her final semester at Stetson, Ms. Mitchell worked as a Certified Legal Intern with the Pinellas County State Attorney’s office, primarily appearing in Dependency Court. Aside from the experience gained from a broad base of client’s, Ms. Mitchell has devoted herself to gaining additional experience and knowledge by attending various seminars and symposiums focusing on family law and professional ethics. In addition to practicing law, Ms. Mitchell enjoys traveling each summer with her father, the occasional horseback ride (she was formerly an avid equestrian), and is the proud parent of a Jack Russell Terrier.
About Kelli L. Mitchell
Kelli L. Mitchell has devoted her career to developing a personalized and knowledgeable approach to marital and family law, including all aspects dissolution of marriage, collaborative divorce, post judgment enforcement and modification, and marital agreements. Ms. Mitchell’s experience and dedication to meeting her client’s needs is of paramount importance to her practice. Her goal is not only to provide excellent legal representation and service, but also to give each and every client individual attention they deserve. This level of dedication is apparent the moment you walk into her elegant office space located in the heart of Hyde Park Village.
Ms. Mitchell began her career with a prominent Tampa law firm. While there, she focused her practice
Honors and Awards
• Selected as one of Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, 2014
• Selected as a Lawyer of Distinction, 2016
Professional Associations and Memberships
• Florida Bar Association
• Hillsborough County Bar Association
• Stann W. Givens Family Law Inn of Tampa – American Inns of Court
• Grievance Committee for the 13th Judicial Circuit
Community Service and Involvement
• Serves on the Board of Directors for Jacob’s Touch, an organization devoted to providing grants for families with autistic children
• Sustaining Member of the Junior League of Tampa