Kevin J. D’Espies is a lead attorney who  has participated in over 50 jury trials and over 200 non-jury trials. He  has been involved with several SEC matters for clients, successfully  wrote and argued several appeals before the 4th DCA of Florida and 1st  Circuit Court of Appeals. He also authored appellate briefs for 2nd DCA  of Florida and successfully argued an appeal before 2nd DCA.

Mr. D’Espies has been a lead attorney for cases in the states of: Nevada, Alabama, Georgia, and Massachusetts.

Mr. D’Espies had the privilege to serve the local community with pro-bono cases and
serving as Judge in Teen Court, Highlands County and Broward County, Florida.

Mr. D’Espies has served as Judge in Moot Court for Nova Southeastern University Law Center. 

Mr. D’Espies is a former Member of Board of  Directors Lake Placid AYSO and Central Florida Futbol Association,  along with a position as former Member of Board of Directors for Oak  Island Homeowner’s Association. 

Mr. D’Espies was a local soccer coach and involved in Lake Placid Middle School President of PTO 2014-2016. 

Mr. D’Espies has been the Treasure for the Highlands County Bar Association since 2014.



University of Miami –
BA in Business Administration 1979

Nova University Center for the Study of Law -(Nova Southeastern University)  JD 1982


Admitted to

Florida Bar 1982

U.S. District Court Southern Dist. Florida

U.S. District Court Middle Dist. Florida

Massachusetts District Court

First Circuit Court of Appeals


Representative Clients

Atlass Insurance Group

Decimal Engineering, Inc.

Able Car Rentals

Engineering and Inspections, Inc.

SRI Consultants, Inc

First Performance Recovery Corporation

Monocle Management

Monocle Fractional Yacht

Legion Insurance Company

Hickey Excavation Inc

Wells Fargo Bank NA

Selene Finance