- Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude
- Jacksonville University, M.B.A.
- University of North Texas, B.A.
Bar and Court Admissions
- The Florida Bar
Kayla A. Haines
Kayla is a transactional lawyer in the firm’s Business and Healthcare departments. Her practice focuses on general corporate matters, including drafting entity formation documents, operating and shareholder’s agreements, employment and consulting agreements, and lease agreements.
Kayla provides counsel on mergers and acquisitions, entity structuring, joint ventures, financing transactions and general business and governance matters. Her responsibilities include reviewing agreements, preparation of closing documents, preparation of disclosure schedules and other due diligence activities.
Kayla advises healthcare clients on complex and frequently changing healthcare laws, and assists corporate and healthcare clients with acquisitions and other business transactions.
Kayla serves on the Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association’s Board of Directors as Treasurer for the 2020-2021 year. She also serves on the Board for the Jacksonville Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section. She has been named a “Rising Star” by Florida Super Lawyers and “Up and Comer” by Florida Trend.
- "Up and Comer," 2020
Florida Super Lawyers
- “Rising Star,” 2018-2020
- Pro Bono Honors Award
Florida Coastal School of Law Alumni Association (2017-2019)
- president of the Jacksonville chapter
Jacksonville Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
- Board of Governors (2019-2020, 2020-2021)
Jacksonville Women Lawyers Association
- Board of Directors (2017-2021)