Kelly Drew Folger

A fresh approach with creative, innovative ideas and a tenacious attention to service.
Kelly Drew Folger

Kelly Drew Folger

Partner

509-838-0007

Licensed to practice in Washington, Idaho and California

Idaho Attorney
California Attorney

Practice Summary

Kelly Drew Folger is a litigator who practices in the areas of employment law, education law, professional liability, premises liability, catastrophic personal injuries and other general litigation matters. She defends against administrative charges, single-plaintiff lawsuits, and class actions.

Ms. Folger regularly advises and presents trainings for employers and educational institutions on compliance with employment and education laws. She is also an ATIXA-certified Hearing Officer for Title IX matters.

Ms. Folger is a member of the Association of Workplace Investigators and has a robust investigation practice, where she conducts neutral, independent investigations at workplaces and educational institutions.

She is also Vice-President elect of the Board of Advisors for Gonzaga University School of Law and a member of the Board of Directors for the non-profit charity Family Promise.

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington State Bar, 2007
  • California State Bar , 2008
  • Idaho State Bar, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, District of Idaho
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Education

  • Gonzaga University School of Law, Juris Doctor, cum laude 2007
  • Gonzaga University, Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, magna cum laude, 2004

Professional Memberships

  • Washington Women Lawyers, Member
  • Asian Bar Association of Washington, Member

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers – Rising Star, State of Washington, 2017-2020
  • Seattle Met Magazine – Top Women Attorneys in Washington, 2017-2020