Kelsey A. Woodel


Kelsey Woodel is a member of the legal teams handling construction disputes, equine-related litigation, high-risk premises liability claims, and complex transportation litigation. After earning her JD from Golden Gate University School of Law, Kelsey’s practice focused on the defense of general contractors and subcontractors in a variety of construction, contract, and personal injury disputes. Dedicated to client service and communication, Kelsey brings her skills to the Orange County office of Hawkins Parnell.

Outside of work, Kelsey enjoys traveling and spending time with her family, which includes two dogs. In addition, she is an avid San Francisco 49ers fan.



  • Golden Gate University School of Law  (J.D., 2020)
    • Honors Litigation Program
  • California State University, Chico  (B.A., 2018)

Bar Admissions

  • California