Kelcie L. Longaker, Member
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Kelcie has been a Super Lawyers Rising Star every year since 2015.
Kelcie brings close to 15 years of experience in business and health care law. She understands the needs of her clients and provides creative solutions for their problems.
Kelcie has significant experience representing clients in the medical field, including medical practices, individual doctors, and medical tech companies in mergers and acquisitions. She also represents clients before administrative agencies, including False Claims Act and licensure defense.
She advises corporate clients in drafting complex transactional agreements, and structuring corporate governance, including limited liability company operating agreements, corporate by-laws, and joint venture agreements. Kelcie focuses on businesses that have specialized licenses or approvals, including professional licenses, liquor licenses, and federal contracts.
Prior to joining Gordon Feinblatt, Kelcie worked as an attorney at a national law firm, where she was a member of the Corporate Transactions, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Health Care Groups.
Kelcie has served as a member of the Maryland State Bar Association Board of Governors and as a member of the Strategic Vision Committee, the President of the Howard County Bar Association, President of the Hon. James MacGill American Inns of Court, Poohbah of the Wranglers Law Club, Chair of the MSBA Agricultural Law Section, and Chair of the Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce BCN networking group.
Kelcie received her J.D. from the University of Kansas School of Law.
Kelcie is licensed in Maryland and Missouri (out-of-state).
Publications and Lectures
University of Kansas School of Law,
B.A., Political Science, Dean's List, University of Kansas College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2006
B.A., History, with honors, University of Kansas College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2006
Supreme Court of the United States of America
Missouri (out-of-state), 2009