Keith Williams

Keith Williams

Associate

Contact Info

Phone: (954) 713-7616
Fax: (954) 713-7756

Primary Office

Fort Lauderdale
200 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Suite 1000
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Keith Williams

Keith Williams has extensive experience working in complex trial litigation of real property, eminent domain, land use, bankruptcy, environmental, construction and tort matters in state circuit court and federal district court. Prior to joining the firm, he held the position of Assistant County Attorney with the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners and, more recently, as Senior Attorney with the South Florida Water Management District. 

Keith began his career working as a Senior Assistant General Counsel at the State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection, where he gained experience with complex trial litigation of environmental, real property and land use issues in state circuit court, federal court and Division of Administrative Hearings. His pro bono work includes the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc., where he represented indigent students and clients before the School Board of Palm Beach County.

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

South Florida Water Management District "Team of the Year" Award, 2007

Memberships and Affiliations

Palm Beach County Bar Association, Environmental and Land Use Law CLE Committee

Palm Beach County Property Review Committee, Chair, 2015-present

The Florida Bar, Environmental and Land Use Law Section and Trial Lawyers Section

Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Broward County, Inc., Board of Directors, 2003-2010

Urban League of Palm Beach County, Board of Directors and Strategic Planning Committee Chair, 2007-2011

CLE International Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Lecturer, 2006

South Florida Water Management District Appraisal Seminar, Lecturer, 2006

 

Education

J.D., University of Florida College of Law, 1996

RijksUniversiteit at Leiden International Law Program, Leiden, Netherlands, 1996

B.A., University of Florida, 1991

Bar Admissions

Florida

Keith Williams has extensive experience working in complex trial litigation of real property, eminent domain, land use, bankruptcy, environmental, construction and tort matters in state circuit court and federal district court. Prior to joining the firm, he held the position of Assistant County Attorney with the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners and, more recently, as Senior Attorney with the South Florida Water Management District. 

Keith began his career working as a Senior Assistant General Counsel at the State of Florida Department of Environmental Protection, where he gained experience with complex trial litigation of environmental, real property and land use issues in state circuit court, federal court and Division of Administrative Hearings. His pro bono work includes the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc., where he represented indigent students and clients before the School Board of Palm Beach County.