Kristin Massee
Partner

Kristin Massee is a partner in the firm’s litigation section. She focuses her practice primarily on insurance defense, handling matters involving premises liability, automobile and truck accidents, construction defect, coverage opinions, professional negligence, and property claims, among others. Upon joining the firm, Kristin brought with her years of prior experience litigating in private practice, working as an assistant attorney general, and serving as a judicial law clerk to judges at the federal trial and state appellate levels. She worked as a newspaper journalist prior to attending law school. Kristin is licensed to practice in Georgia, Colorado, and California.

Awards

  • Georgia Super Lawyer – Rising Star, 2020

Education

  • University of Colorado at Boulder (B.A.), 2004
    • Dual majors, Philosophy and Sociology
    • Dean’s Honor List
    • Coursework abroad – Syracuse University, Florence, Italy, 2003
  • California Western School of Law (J.D., Cum Laude), 2010
    • Dean’s Academic Achievement Awards for highest score in multiple courses
    • Dean’s Honor List
    • Honors Instructor – Legal Research & Writing courses, Professor Alison D. Cato
    • Certified Law Clerk – San Diego Alternate Public Defender’s Office
    • Judicial Extern to The Honorable Ruben B. Brooks, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California (two terms)

Related Experience

  • Attorney, Jones & Keller, P.C., 2015-2018
  • Assistant Attorney General, Colorado Attorney General’s Office, 2013-2015
  • Judicial Law Clerk for the Colorado Court of Appeals, 2012-2013
  • Judicial Law Clerk to The Honorable Ruben B. Brooks, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, 2010-2012

Court Admissions

  • State Bar of California, 2010
  • State Bar of Colorado, 2011
  • State Bar of Georgia, 2018
  • All Georgia State and Superior Courts
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • All Colorado State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit

Memberships and Associations

  • Savannah Bar Association
  • Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
  • Federal Bar Association – Southern District of Georgia
  • Leadership Savannah Graduate, 2020
  • Executive Committee Member, The United Way of the Coastal Empire Young Leaders
  • Historic Savannah Foundation