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Sarah Finney Kjellin

Partner

Sarah Finney Kjellin, a partner in the firm’s Tallahassee, Florida and Thomasville, Georgia offices, focuses her practice on the defense of insureds in varying types of liability matters, including construction defect, automobile and trucking litigation, and general liability and casualty throughout Georgia and Florida.   

Sarah is a member of the Georgia and Florida state bars, the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Georgia and the Northern District of Florida, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. Sarah previously served as a member of the Georgia Bar Young Lawyers Division Board of Directors and as Chair of its Leadership Academy. Sarah is an active member of the Thomasville and Tallahassee Bar Associations.    

She earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science, cum laude, from Florida State University in 2004. During college, Sarah was a member of the Florida State University Equestrian Team and served as the Vice President of Scholarship for Alpha Gamma Delta International Sorority. She earned her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Florida State University in 2007. While in law school, Sarah served as a law clerk to the President in the White House Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives and participated in a Florida Supreme Court clinical with former Justice Raoul Cantero. 

Sarah also serves as a member of Conroy Simberg's Diversity & Inclusion Committee. 

Practice Areas:  

Admitted to Practice:

  • Georgia, 2007
  • Florida, 2008

Education: 

  • Florida State University College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2007
  • Florida State University, B.S., Political Science, 2004

Professional Affiliations: 

  • Georgia Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Board of Directors, 2008-present
  • Georgia Bar YLD Leadership Academy, 2010
  • Albany Area YLD, President, 2009-2012
  • Dougherty Circuit Bar Association, Executive Committee, 2010-2012

Community Involvement:  

  • Junior Leagues of Georgia, SPAC Executive Committee, 2011-2014
  • Junior League of Albany, Georgia, SPAC Chair, 2012-2014
  • Junior League of Tallahassee, Member, 2014-present
  • First United Methodist Church, Finance Committee, 2013-2014