Kelly Rowe Associate
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Kelly Rowe focuses her practice on the defense of medical professionals and healthcare providers against allegations of medical and professional negligence, as well as a broad variety of general litigation matters. She also focuses her practice on corporate governance, fiduciary obligations, director and officer disputes, shareholder rights, partnership conflicts and securities claims.
Prior to joining White and Williams, Kelly worked as a civil litigator for a regional insurance defense firm. Her practice involved a broad range of civil matters, in which she represented corporations, individuals, non-profit organizations and insurers.
While in law school, Kelly received an award for her pro bono service as well as a certificate of honors in her health law concentration.
- Successful defense on motion to dismiss medical group accused of failing to treat patient’s spinal injury; dismissal affirmed by Delaware Supreme Court
- Successful defense on motion to dismiss medical group accused of negligently providing medication to patient; dismissal affirmed by Delaware Supreme Court
- Successfully negotiated dismissal of case against mental health provider following motion to dismiss
- Successful defense on motion to dismiss several medical providers accused of improperly placing and managing a patient’s shunt
Recognition & Involvement
Kelly was selected in a survey of her peers as a Delaware "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers in 2019 and 2020. The Rising Stars selection process takes into account peer recognition, professional achievement in legal practice and other cogent factors.
Kelly is involved in several professional and community organizations. In addition to being a member of several sections of the Delaware State Bar Association, Kelly serves as a board member for the Jester Artspace. She is a frequent volunteer at Winterthur Museum through her work with Greenbank Mills & Phillips Farm and enjoys volunteering as a judge for yearly mock trial competitions on the high school and collegiate level. She also serves on the board of directors for the Delmarva Chapter of the American Red Cross.
Bar and Court Admissions
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Drexel University School of Law, JD, 2012
Widener University, BA, 2010
Delaware State Bar Association