Principal/Partner

Kevin Race is a founding partner of Insley & Race. He primarily represents hospitals and specializes in the defense of serious and catastrophic medical malpractice and general liability claims. In addition to handling high-exposure litigation, Kevin provides day-to-day counseling to his hospital clients to reduce risk and navigate the most difficult litigation and ethical issues that arise. His efficient and practical approach to litigation management has enabled him to represent national hospital corporations. Kevin speaks regularly on emerging issues in medical malpractice and healthcare law.

Kevin is a member of a number of professional organizations such as the Defense Research Institute (DRI), The American Society of Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM), and the Georgia Society of Healthcare Risk Management (GSHRM). He is also involved in the community as an Honorary Board Member of the Special Olympics of Georgia.

Education:

  • Georgia State University College of Law, Atlanta, Georgia - J.D.
  • University of Georgia - A.B.J.

Classes/Seminars Taught:

  • "Effectively Using Medical Evidence In Court", National Business Institute

  • "Medical Malpractice Overview"

  • "Nursing Law - Considerations in Malpractice Cases", National Business Institute

  • "Mental Health and Law In Georgia - Duty To Warn", Medical Educational Services

  • "Action for 'Wrongful Birth' not Recognized in Georgia"

  • "Legal Issues Concerning Incident Reporting In The Hospital Environment"

  • "Liens: Third Party Claims Against Settlement Proceeds"

  • "Legislative Update and Overview of Georgia Case Law", Georgia Society of Healthcare Risk Management, 1997 - 2013

  • "Update on Tort Law in Georgia State and Federal Courts"

  • Numerous Client in services on topics including: Medical Charting; Chain of Command; End of Life Issues; Nursing Scope of Practice; EMTALA


Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
  • Georgia Society of Healthcare Risk Management, Member
  • American Society of Healthcare Risk Management, Member
  • American Health Lawyers Association, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Special Olympics of Georgia, Honorary Board Member

Sample Opinions:

  • Harris v. Tenet (2013)
  • Webb v. Doctors Hospital Surgery Center (2010)
  • Hart v. Redmond Regional Medical Center (2009)
  • Sawyer v. DeKalb Medical Center (1998)