MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is pleased to welcome Julia Kavanagh as Of Counsel as it expands its office in Memphis, Tennessee.
Kavanagh’s practice is focused on professional negligence/medical malpractice, products liability, aging services, health care and general liability. For a decade, she has represented hospital systems, nursing homes and long-term care facilities, physicians and other healthcare providers in both state and federal court. She also handles products liability, premises liability, insurance defense and general civil litigation matters.
Kavanagh received a Juris Doctor from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2009, graduating summa cum laude, and she was a member of the University of Memphis Law Review. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Knox College.
An active participant in the Memphis Bar Association, Kavanagh has served as Vice Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Committee and she sat on the Board of Directors for the Young Lawyers' Division. She is a Memphis Bar Association Leadership Forum graduate, and a former Dress for Success Memphis Board Member. She has been named a Rising Star by Mid-South Super Lawyers every year since 2013.
“We’re delighted to add Julia’s sharp legal mind and extensive experience in negligence and malpractice cases to our growing Memphis office,” said Jennifer Harrison, Managing Partner for Memphis who also has a robust medical malpractice defense practice and is a former intensive care unit nurse.
About Hall Booth Smith
Established in 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service law firm with six regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia, as well as offices in Birmingham, Alabama; Charleston, South Carolina; Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina; Jacksonville, North Palm Beach and Tallahassee, Florida; and Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS attorneys pride themselves on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations. The firm’s promise: “Serving to Achieve Excellence." To learn more, please visit: www.hallboothsmith.com.