February 3, 2022

Two Kelley Kronenberg Law Clerks Promoted to Attorneys

Fort Lauderdale, Naples, FL – Kelley Kronenberg is proud to announce that two of its law clerks have passed their bar exams and will continue to work for the firm as Associate Attorneys.

Congratulations to Patricia Repanova and Patrick Phillips.

Fort Lauderdale

Repanova assists in handling matters related to First Party Property Insurance Defense.

Before joining the firm, Patricia worked as a Law Clerk for a personal injury firm in South Florida, where she gained experience drafting and editing legal memorandums and discovery.

Patricia received her Master of Law degree from Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic. She then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude and earned Dean’s List honors for three semesters.


Phillips assists in handling matters related to First Party Property Insurance Defense.  Before becoming an Attorney, Patrick worked as a Law Clerk with Kelley Kronenberg, where he gained experience in First Party Property Insurance Defense by drafting case reports, pleadings, motions, and discovery requests and responses.

Patrick received his Bachelor of Science degree from Delaware State University, where he played Division 1 Football. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree from Ava Maria School of Law, where he was a senior member of the Moot Court Board and Chairman of the Mock Trial team.  Patrick also served as a Student Bar Association Senator and Chairman of Community Service, as well as Treasurer for the Latino Law School Association and the St. Thomas Moore Society.





Kelley Kronenberg is a multi-practice business law firm with over 400 employees, more than 175 attorneys, and 12 locations throughout Florida and the United States. Founded in 1980, the firm is one of the fastest-growing law firms in Florida and amongst the largest in the U.S. The firm serves all types and sizes of public and private companies, including small businesses and individuals nationwide. Kelley Kronenberg is recognized amongst the Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America. The firm is ranked amongst the “Largest Law Firms” by the National Law Journal’s NLJ 500, Law360 400, Florida Trend, South Florida Business Journal, Tampa Bay Business Journal, Orlando Business Journal, and Jacksonville Business Journal, South Florida Business & Wealth, South Florida Legal Guide, American Lawyer’s, Daily Business Review “Review 100;” and “Best Law Firms,” U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2021. The firm has been the recipient of many accolades, most recently including being named a “Best Multi-Practice Business Law Firm – USA,” by Acquisition International, “Business of the Year,” and “Top 100 Private Companies,” by South Florida Business Journal.

Kelley Kronenberg is nationally recognized as a “Top 5 Firm for Diversity” in American Lawyer’s “Diversity Scorecard,” including amongst the “Top Firms with Highest Percentage of Black Attorneys,” “Top Firms with Highest Percentage of Hispanic Attorneys,” “Top Firms with Highest Percentage of Minority Attorneys,” “Top Firms with Highest Percentage of Minority Partners,” in 2021, and “America’s Top Corporate Law Firms” by Forbes in 2019. The firm is also recognized as a “Top 20 Firm” in the National Law Journal’s 2021 “Women’s Scorecard,” a national survey that promotes diversity and inclusion and honors women in the workplace. Kelley Kronenberg was selected a 2021 “Diversity Team” winner by Profiles in Diversity Journal and has made diversity a key aspect and feature of the firm, stressing inclusion and equality as part of the firm culture and core values.

The firm earned the Ragan’s “Top Places to Work,” “Top Workplaces USA” award by Energage, and “Top Workplaces for Communication,” “Top Workplaces for Clued-In Leaders,” “Top Workplaces for Top Leaders,” and “Top Workplaces for Innovation” in 2021. Kelley Kronenberg has also been recognized as a “Top Workplace” by the Sun Sentinel and a “Best Place to Work” by the South Florida Business Journal for two consecutive years.  For more information, visit www.kklaw.com.

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