Kelsey B. Caudill

Kelsey B. Caudill

Ashland, Kentucky

Kelsey B. Caudill is a member of the West Virginia bar and a 2015 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law.  During her law school career, she served as a member of the Moot Court Board, Trial Advocacy Board, Women’s Law Caucus and Appalachian Law Caucus.  Kelsey received a CALI Award in Civil Pretrial Practice and her appellate brief was selected as the best brief for the Harlan Club.  Before joining the VanAntwerp team, Kelsey practiced for a year at a local law firm in Huntington, West Virginia focusing on medical malpractice and insurance defense.  

A Louisa native, Kelsey graduated magna cum laude from the University of Kentucky in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism.  During her undergraduate career, she served as a staff reporter for the Kentucky Kernel and a freelance writer for Business Lexington.  In 2011, she was selected for an Excellence in Writing Award by the Kentucky Press Association.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Medical Negligence
  • 10% Real Estate Transactions
  • 10% Corporate Law
  • 40% Nursing Home Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 2015


  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 2015
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 2012
    • Major: Journalism

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • West Virginia Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present
  • Cabell County Bar Association, Member, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Anspach Meeks Ellenberger LLP, Associate, 2015 - 2016