Attorney Kevin Drummond, a seasoned practicing attorney, who founded Blue Line Law Firm in April 2019. His primary responsibilities center on the administration and efficient management of the firm’s operations. Mr. Drummond acquired his a Juris Doctorate from Florida A&M University in 2016. His duties at the firm include talent acquisition, hiring personnel, and trust accounting. He also deals with client cases and referrals, along with contracting co-counsels.
Mr. Drummond has also served different roles at the 15th Judicial Circuit under the State Attorney Dave Aronberg between 2016 and 2019. This experience enabled him to gain practical expertise in the field and sharpen his legal skills. He also worked as Assistant State Attorney under State Attorney Dave Aronberg.
He was responsible for upholding the state law by prosecuting criminals involved in both misdemeanors and felonies. During his period of service, a rise in the conviction rate was observed. He contributed significantly to the mission of bridging the gap between the legal sector and the law enforcement agencies by enabling channels of effective communication. Due to his exceptional skills and excellent work ethic, he was also given the task to assisting upcoming Assistant State Attorneys.
Mr. Drummond’s duties as the Criminal Trial Attorney also included the preparation of plea offers on behalf of the state and conduction of research on statutes and laws relevant to the cases. He ensured the systematic and timely recovery and restitution of goods to the victims of crimes in the state. He participated in various types of hearings, including evidentiary, violation of probation hearings, along with motions to suppress and prepared the sentencing recommendations.
Owing to his motivation and desire for public service since he was a young man, Mr. Drummond decided to pursue his graduate and postgraduate education in fields that could help him achieve his goals in life. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice and along with his Master of Public Administration from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2008 and 2011, respectively.
Mr. Drummond’s commitment to public service and lifelong interest in human service issues led him to join the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, which included tenure in the Division of Capitol Police in Tallahassee, Florida from 2005 until 2007. He also served as the Compliance Review Trooper Investigator at Florida Highway Patrol until 2012. He enforced the laws of the state vigorously and testified in the county, state, and federal courts on assigned cases. He received his law enforcement training from Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy in Tallahassee, Florida.
In 2018 thru 2019, Mr. Drummond worked at the Palm Beach Shores Police Department in various roles, including Police Officer, Accreditation Manager, and Legal Advisor. He provided legal counsel and advised the Police Department on legal and criminal matters. As the Accreditation Manager, he managed the whole process of accreditation meticulously. He has also taught as Police Legal Instructor at Palm Beach State College.
Mr. Drummond currently teaches law enforcement along with others across the nation on various criminal justice topics such as 21st century community policing and reform. Mr. Drummond is regularly a guest speaker at national seminars and events.
Apart from this, Mr. Drummond also has a great interest in scuba-diving and is always thrilled about enjoying his skiing trips with friends and family during vacations. He also has an interest in aviation. Mr. Drummond passion is to serve his clients, providing a lifeline to justice.
Mr. Drummond currently sits on various boards, committees. Some are but not limited to: The Aviation Committee for the Florida Bar, the Wills for Heroes program in Minnesota, Kiwanis International Member and National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).
Bar Admissions Florida, 2017 District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2017 District of Colombia, 2018 Minnesota, 2018 North Dakota, 2018 District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2020 Immigration Courts, 2019 Veteran Affairs Attorney, 2018 United States Supreme Court Admitted 2021
Awards and Designations Boy Scouts of America – Eagle Scout Minnesota Association of Black Lawyers Member Malcolm Cunningham Bar Association Member American Bar Association Member – Inclusion Committee Kiwanis International Member Palm Beach County Bar Assoc. – Member Police Benevolent Association Fraternal Order of Police Legal Affiliated Florida Bar – Young Lawyers Division Florida Bar – Admiralty Law Committee Member 2020-2021 National Org. Black Law Enforcement (NOBLE) American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys – 10 BEST Attorneys- 2021 Law Eagles of America Recognition – 2021