Randall L. Kinnard is a partner at Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, located in Nashville, Tennessee. Providing representation to clients throughout the state, he focuses his practice exclusively on plaintiffs' personal injury and wrongful death litigation, assisting people who have been harmed by the negligence of others in matters involving medical malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, dram shop liability and defective products. During his career, Mr. Kinnard has been able to obtain numerous significant settlements and jury awards for his clients, including $22.2 million for a surgical error that led to his client being paralyzed from the waist down. It was reported at the time that this represented the highest medical malpractice award ever given to an individual by a Tennessee jury.
After receiving a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy, Mr. Kinnard served his country during the Vietnam War as a member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade, and he received several awards, including the Purple Heart during his two tours of duty there. He then enrolled at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1976. While in law school, he was a member of the University of Memphis Law Review. Admitted to practice in Tennessee and Kentucky, Mr. Kinnard is also admitted to practice before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 5th and 6th Circuits and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Held in high regard by his fellow professionals, Mr. Kinnard has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. He has also been selected for inclusion in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, and he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America each year since 1993.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 11/22/2016