Hayley E. Kick

Associate
614-229-4564
hkick@cbjlawyers.com

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Biography

Hayley Kick joined Crabbe, Brown & James as an associate in 2021. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Kick served as a judicial law clerk to Judge David M. Gormley in the Delaware County Court of Common Pleas. While in law school, Ms. Kick worked as a law clerk for Crabbe, Brown & James and externed for Judge George C. Smith in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio. Additionally, Ms. Kick served as the Chief Managing Editor for the Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution and earned recognition in national moot court competitions. Ms. Kick’s experience in state and federal courts and in the private and public sector has prepared her to serve as a dedicated and effective advocate for our clients.

Ms. Kick currently focuses her practice on civil litigation and insurance defense.

Professional Experience

2021 – Present
Crabbe, Brown & James, LLP – Associate

2020 – 2021
The Honorable David M. Gormley, General Division Judge, Delaware County Court of Common Pleas – Judicial Law Clerk

2019 – 2020
Crabbe, Brown & James, LLP – Law Clerk

2019
The Honorable George C. Smith, District Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio – Extern

2018 – 2019
Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio – Law Clerk

2018
Ohio State Legal Services Association – Volunteer Law Clerk, Public Interest Law Foundation Fellow

 

Professional Accomplishments

2020
New York City Bar Association National Moot Court Competition – Top 16 National Team, Regional Runner-Up Best Oralist

2019
National Moot Court Competition in Child Welfare & Adoption Law – Semi-Finalist
Housing Ohio Conference – Speaker, The Violence Against Women Act

2018 – 2020
Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution – Chief Managing Editor, Staff Editor

2018
Herman Moot Court Competition – Runner-Up Best Oralist

Awards & Honors

2020
Order of the Coif
Order of the Barristers
Award for Significant and Lasting Contributions to the Journal – Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution

2019
CALI Award for Excellence in Legal Negotiations
Outstanding Staff Editor Award – Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution

2018
CALI Award for Excellence in Contracts II

Bar Admissions

State of Ohio

Education

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2020

The Ohio State University, B.A. in Public Management, Leadership, and Policy, summa cum laude, 2017

The Ohio State University, B.A. in International Studies, Honors Research Distinction in International Studies, summa cum laude, 2017

Community Involvement

2020 – 2021
Co-Leadership Seminar Chair – Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Ohio North Leadership Seminar

2018 – 2019
Vice President of Auction Fundraising – Public Interest Law Foundation
Board Fellow – People in Need, Inc. of Delaware County Ohio