A.M. Best Interviews Nashville Partner Kevin Doherty on the State of Captive Insurance in Tennessee

    August 20, 2012

    On Aug. 9, 2012, Kevin Doherty, partner in the Nashville office of Burr & Forman and President of the Tennessee Captive Insurance Association (TCIA), was interviewed by A.M. Best at the Vermont Captive Insurance Association Annual Conference.

    In the interview, Doherty discusses the overhaul of Tennessee’s captive laws and how the TCIA has helped bring more captive business to the state. Doherty explains that there is a particular interest in Tennessee from companies in the health care industry looking to utilize stop loss or medical malpractice captives. He goes on to say that any captive that is a good business idea will likely be viewed favorably in Tennessee. Tennessee has a chance to be a significant player in the captive industry, according to Doherty, because of the state’s geography and the fact that there are not a lot of other domiciles in the region.

    Doherty’s video interview from the Vermont Captive Insurance Conference can be viewed at ambest.com .

    For more information, please reach out to Kevin Doherty.



    Legal Disclaimer:
    No representation is made that the quality of services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.
    send article

    TESTIMONIALS

    • “I work specifically with Dwight Mixson and his practical and fair approach was especially showcased in this transaction. He was proactive.

      -Chambers 2012

    • “A great lawyer, deserving of the ranking.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • “He approaches problems from a business solution perspective. He is very skilled at negotiations with other lawyers. Very easy to work with and not confrontational. He is passionate about what he does and he is somebody who loves to do what he does mostly to solve problems, not to bring people down. He really tries to find a win-win solution for all parties involved and he gets a lot of pleasure out of that.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • "Burr & Forman has a good knowledge of the law and application to business situations."

      -Best Lawyers 2012

    • “She is very competent in advising us on the deal – many of us didn’t realize the significance or the terminology. She is very thorough and is very good at explaining how the deals worked and what it was.”

      -Chambers 2012