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 think a lot of him. He is reasonable and logical. He is very good at getting the deal done and doing so in a collaborative way as opposed to adversarial. I always refer to him and believe he will take care of the client.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • “Graham Stieglitz and his firm are my go-to guys for bankruptcy related matters.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • “Semi-retired, still working but not in full force. He makes the firm.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • “He is very known from a corporate tax standpoint and SEC issues. He has street smarts – he’s good at helping you get things done in the correct way and advising you on which paths to go down. He answers your questions and addresses your concerns. You go to the people that you trust and have confidence in, and for me that’s Ed.”

      -Chambers 2012

    • “Probably the smartest human being to whom I can honestly refer to as a friend. His practice covers securities, banks, investment banking transactions, anything remotely financially related, personal financial investments as well. He is just smart as hell and has a mastery of a fairly wide array of disciplines which is a little unusual. He has the mental capacity to go beyond that. He is also one of the first guys I call.”

      -Chambers 2012