Thursday, February 21, 2013
MAYNARD COOPER & GALE’S KATHIE WEBER AND DREW KITCHEN SELECTED AS 2013 BTI CLIENT SERVICE ALL-STARS
With these nominations, Maynard Cooper & Gale joins an elite group of 65 law firms nationwide with multiple BTI Client Service All-Stars among their ranks. All of these firms are credited for their firm-wide commitment to client service excellence. Katharine A. (Kathie) Weber is a Shareholder in the Firm’s Insurance and Financial Services Litigation practice group. Ms. Weber serves as the primary outside counsel for a Fortune 500 insurance and financial services company, litigating and managing their individual cases and class actions throughout the United States. Representative cases include unearned premium refund class actions, policy-dating litigation, broker disputes and life insurance claims litigation. Ms. Weber graduated magna cum laude from Notre Dame and received her Juris Doctor from the University of Alabama School of Law. C. Andrew (Drew) Kitchen is also a Shareholder in the Firm’s Insurance and Financial Services Litigation practice group. Mr. Kitchen’s recent practice has become centered largely around counseling life insurance companies on a variety of matters, including agent termination issues, commission recoupment, the secondary market for life insurance, claim disputes, reinsurer negotiations, and trial work. Mr. Kitchen graduated from the University of Georgia and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law. Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C., was founded in 1984 and in its short but dynamic history has grown to more than 220 attorneys, emerging as a leading law firm in Alabama as well as the Southeast. With offices in Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile and Montgomery, the firm offers a full array of legal services to a broad and diverse client base consisting of Fortune 500 companies as well as closely held companies, partnerships, professional associations, charities and individuals.