With nine offices and more than one hundred and thirty lawyers, Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP delivers focused, high-quality representation to its national and international clients. We have a passion for our work and have gained a reputation for our outstanding track record, cost-efficient case management, and our unshakable dedication to protecting our clients’ interests. KBR’s deep bench of experienced attorneys is backed by a dedicated support staff and the latest technology. We address every case with incisive thinking and a hands-on approach, ensuring that our clients receive the highest quality and most cost-effective legal services available.

Practice Groups

Medical Malpractice

KBR’s practice encompasses a broad scope of issues pertaining to healthcare law. We represent a complete range of healthcare providers and facilities, and we counsel employers on all types of employment-related issues within the healthcare field. We also provide risk management guidance designed to minimize liability for board decisions and executive conduct.
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Employment and Workplace Management

KBR’s employment team serves our clients in two primary ways. First, we work closely with our clients to guide them in Workplace Management decisions and Corporate Services to minimize their exposure to employment litigation. Second, we defend employers in all stages of employment disputes from negotiating severance terms through litigation and trial.
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Insurance Coverage

KBR has extensive experience in all aspects of insurance coverage law. We act as coverage counsel, supervisory counsel and monitoring counsel for many of the world’s largest domestic and foreign insurers and underwriters in all classes and types of insurance policies. We offer policy drafting, risk management and claim file audit services as well.
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Professional Liability Defense

KBR serves as defense counsel to professionals in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, engineering, law, medicine, dentistry, accounting, real estate brokering, computer software consulting, billing and collections, and insurance agencies.
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General Liability

KBR has extensive experience in handling all types of general liability cases from inception through trial and post-verdict appeals. These claims include premises liability cases, personal injury cases, negligent security cases, claims involving falls on transitory conditions, and claims involving structural defects and property damage.
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KBR’s Appellate Practice team provides effective analytical, legal research, writing and advocacy skills from the earliest point in the litigation through the post-verdict phase of the proceedings. Our appellate team participates in all phases of case management to provide our litigators with the tools they need to set each case on a path to the most favorable outcome.
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Commercial Litigation

KBR represents businesses in disputes involving breach of contract, negligence, misrepresentation, tortious interference, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair competition, and a variety of business torts that arise out of commercial activities.
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Aviation Litigation and Transactions

KBR handles a wide array of aviation matters with the support of our highly respected general liability team, including claims involving significant personal injuries and property damage losses. Our aviation team handles aircraft accidents and aviation-related incidents in state and federal courts throughout the country, utilizing local counsel when necessary.
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Products Liability

KBR defends manufacturers, distributors, and designers of products and equipment, including a wide variety of consumer retail products. We have particular expertise in liability involving food, drugs and medical devices and have defended companies against product claims involving multi-million dollar exposure.
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