Kelly Utsinger Experienced in federal and state trial and appellate courts, Kelly Utsinger’s practice is concentrated on employment, nonsubscriber, trucking and catastrophic injury litigation. After receiving his law degree from Texas Tech University School of Law, he worked as a briefing attorney for the 7th Court of Appeals. He has maintained an appellate practice with over 20 reported cases and has also prosecuted and defended commercial litigants and first party insurance disputes. He has been counsel in multiple Fair Labor Standards Act collective actions and defended over 100 nonsubscriber law suits. Mr. Utsinger and his wife, Kay, have been married for over 35 years and are native West Texans, growing up in Odessa and graduating from Abilene Christian College. They have two adult daughters, Amy and Emily, and a granddaughter, Addison.

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Appellate Opinions

  • Welch v. Nightingale Nurses, LLC, 2009 Tex. App. LEXIS 3822, June 2, 2009, Petition for review denied, 2010 Tex. LEXIS 295 (Tex., Apr. 9, 2010)
  • Nexion Health at Humble, Inc. v. Lyman, Slip Opinion, 2006 WL 304795 (Tex. App.-Houston [1st Dist.] 2006)
  • In re: Carlisle, 209 S.W.3d 93 (Tex. 2006
  • Alashmawi v. IBP, Inc., Slip Opinion, 2005 WL 221269 (N.D. Tex., Jan 31, 2005)
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District Court Opinions

  • Bates v. Railtech Boutet, Inc., 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 46474 (N.D. Tex. June 27, 2007)
  • Baldridge v. SBC Communs, Inc., 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13771 (N.D. Tex. March 28, 2006)
  • Glover v. IBP, Inc., 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3349 (N.D. Tex. February 27, 2002)
  • Glover v. IBP, Inc., 2002 U.S. Dist. 1354 (N.D. Tex. January 28, 2002)
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