Member

Kathleen W. Simcoe

Kathleen Simcoe is an experienced trial lawyer and Member in the firm's Torts & Insurance Practice Service Group. Her civil litigation and trial practice focuses on defense of professional liability litigation in the area of medical malpractice and related corporate matters in Georgia state and federal courts. She has extensive experience representing health care providers and health care corporations including defense of health care providers before Georgia licensing boards and advising health care organizations concerning general risk management issues.

She is admitted to practice in all Georgia and Florida state courts, United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Stites & Harbison Adds 19 To Atlanta Team From 2 Firms

Professional Liability Issues for Physician Assistants

Emory University School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, 2014-2021

Proving Your Case - Standard Care, Causation and Experts

Medical Malpractice from Start to Finish, NBI Seminar, March 2019

Navigating through the Medical Malpractice Trial

Medical Malpractice from State to Finish, NBI Seminar, March 2019

Professional Liability Issues in the Practice of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Piedmont Healthcare, Department of Women and Newborn Services Faculty Conference, 2016

Bar Admissions
Florida
Georgia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
Memberships
State Bar of Georgia, Member
State Bar of Florida, Member
Atlanta Bar Association, Member
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, Member
Defense Research Institute, Member
Education
More Than Stites & Harbison

After law school, Kathleen was a prosecutor for the Florida State Attorney's Office where she handled her own jury trial case load. Prior to joining Stites, she practiced for many years with an Atlanta insurance defense firm litigating professional malpractice actions from pre-suit through jury trial.

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Articles

Stites & Harbison Adds 19 To Atlanta Team From 2 Firms

Law360 (January 24, 2022, 1:17 PM EST) -- Stites & Harbison PLLC has added 12 Copeland Stair Kingma & Lovell LLP attorneys and all seven of Owen Gleaton Egan Jones & Sweeney LLP's attorneys to its Atlanta office, the firm recently announced.

by Jack Rodgers January 25, 2022
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison Grows Its Atlanta Office with the Addition of Owen Gleaton Attorneys

ATLANTA—Stites & Harbison, PLLC announces that all seven attorneys from Owen, Gleaton, Egan, Jones & Sweeney, LLP have joined Stites & Harbison’s Atlanta office.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC January 24, 2022