Healthcare and employment law attorney Kelsie A. Kirkham was named Best Lawyer for 2021 in the Post Register newspaper’s “2021 Readers’ Choice Awards.” Kirkham is an associate attorney at the Idaho Falls law firm of Parsons Behle & Latimer. According to the Post Register, candidates for the award are nominated and voted on by Post Register readers to determine the “best of the best.” Read the Post Register announcement here.

Kirkham says, “I have been overwhelmed with gratitude for the support and recognition by my community in receiving this award. I am not the best attorney in isolation, but I am among the best attorneys with Parsons Behle and Latimer.” 

Kirkham’s practice includes defending medical malpractice and licensure board disciplinary matters that involve physicians, hospitals, nurses and other healthcare providers. She also represents and counsels companies in employment law and commercial issues, including litigation in state and federal courts.

Kirkham volunteers her time to help and support local nonprofit organizations that address sexual assault and domestic violence. Prior to joining Parsons Behle & Latimer, Kirkham served as a deputy prosecuting attorney, where she prosecuted domestic violence and sexual assault crimes. 

Parsons Behle & Latimer Idaho Falls Office Managing Shareholder Edward Cather says, “Kelsie is a passionate advocate and an asset to our firm and community. We are grateful that the people of Idaho Falls recognize and appreciate her talents, as we do.”

Parsons Behle & Latimer congratulates Kirkham for this well-deserved recognition.