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J.D., with highest honors, The George Washington University Law School; Order of the Coif; Willard Waddington Gatchell Award (awarded to the top three students in the graduating class)

M.S., University of Central Florida

B.A., The Pennsylvania State University

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Member, The George Washington Law Review


Law Clerk for the Honorable Deborah K. Chasanow, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland (2005-2006)

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar

Maryland Bar

U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second, Fourth, Fifth, and Eleventh Circuits

U.S. District Courts for the District of Columbia, District of Maryland, Eastern District of Michigan, and Northern District of Florida

Kimberly A. Ashmore


Practice Areas

Kim represents insurers in complex disputes arising under professional liability policies, with an emphasis on claims against lawyers and other professionals, including accountants, architects, engineers, insurance agents, and real estate brokers.

Representative Experience

  • Represents professional liability insurers as coverage counsel and in coverage litigation.
  • Serves as monitoring counsel in connection with professional liability claims.
  • Counsels professional liability insurers on both coverage issues and strategies for handling underlying liability matters.
  • Serves as defense counsel for lawyers, accountants, and other professionals in complex professional liability actions.


  • American Bar Association (ABA), Section of Litigation


  • Named to Law360's Insurance Editorial Advisory Board (2018)
  • Received Business Insurance magazine's Break Out Award (2017)
  • Named one of DC's "Super Lawyers" (2016-2018) and "Rising Stars" (2014-2015) for Insurance Coverage by Super Lawyers magazine
  • Named by The Legal 500 US a “recommended lawyer” in Insurance Law (2015, 2018)

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