Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC

Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC

Experienced Kentucky Malpractice Defense Firm

Firm Overview

Proudly defending professionals across the state against lawsuits and malpractice claims
For any professional in the field of medicine or law, a malpractice claim can take an immeasurable toll on your career and personal life. But at the Lexington, Kentucky law office of Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC, we focus on defending doctors, dentists, lawyers and countless other professional against unjust malpractice claims from Pikeville to Paducah. We also represent design professionals in construction law cases. Don't let these issues ruin your career. To get the defense you deserve, come to Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC today.

Going to court to get you results
Clients who come to our office for legal representation will always receive the benefit of our:

Strong litigation skills At Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC , we take pride in our excellent winning percentage for our clients. With the many hours of work we put into preparation for each case, we lay a solid groundwork that makes all of the difference.

Decades of experience With more than 120 combined years of experience between the eight attorneys on staff, we have the thorough knowledge of Kentucky law that you need for cases as complex and stressful as these.

Respected legal counsel Because of our dedication to client satisfaction, attorneys Calvin Fulkerson, Steve Kinkel, Melanie Marrs, Chris Lewis and Todd Willard are AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available, for legal abilities and adherence to ethical standards.

A professional defense team looking out for your best interests.
At Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC, we defend clients in the following areas of the law:
Medical malpractice defense We have the extensive experience in medical malpractice defense necessary to fight for your rights against patients claiming they have suffered personal injury because of your service.

Legal malpractice defense We provide high-quality legal malpractice defense services for Kentucky attorneys accused of negligence with their clients.
Design Professional defense If you have a legal issue in the area of construction law, such as contract disputes or insurance coverage, we have the experience you need to give your case a fair shot.

Contact an experienced malpractice defense firm in Kentucky today
To schedule an appointment with a law firm that is ready to fight for your rights, call our office at 859-253-0523 or contact us online today.

Main Office

Main Office
239 North Broadway
Lexington KY 40507



Medical Malpractice

Medical Malpractice Defense in Kentucky

Defending the rights of doctors throughout the state
Licensed health-care providers accused of harming or even killing their patients often face a physically exhausting and emotionally devastating process to clear their names. At the office of Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC in Lexington, Kentucky, we represent medical professionals in malpractice lawsuits. We take pride in our track record of mitigating the damage to our clients' professional reputations and of mitigating losses to their insurers. If you are a medical-care provider charged with negligence, you deserve the most vigorous defense possible to secure your good name, your livelihood and your professional license. We have experience in medical malpractice defense across a broad spectrum of areas, including such frequently litigated matters as:
Birth injury
Failure to diagnose
Ignoring warning signs
Neglecting to order tests
Misreading test results
Delayed diagnosis
Surgical mistakes
Prescription mistakes
Wrong medication
Wrong dosage
Failure to adhere to standards
Equipment misuse

Experts by your side
Medical malpractice cases require attorneys to have specific knowledge about both law and complex issues related to medical terminology, treatment and technology. At Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC, we have established professional relationships with leading physicians, pharmacists and other medical experts who assist us in offering the staunch defense you require.

Our experienced attorneys have worked with many major insurers looking for aggressive litigants. As a result, our firm has defended a wide array of licensed medical specialties, including:
Emergency services
Obstetrics and gynecology
Neurology and neurosurgery
Plastic surgery
We also defend dentists, dental surgeons, chiropractors, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists and many other licensed professionals.

Cost-effective representation ensuring due process
We have extensive experience negotiating and arbitrating settlements, litigating trials and appeals, and representing professionals before state licensing boards. Our depth of knowledge often enables us to arrive at beneficial resolutions in a timely manner.

Contact Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC today
For a consultation on your case, call our Lexington, Kentucky office at 859-253-0523 or contact us online today.

J. Christian Lewis

Fulkerson, Kinkel & Marrs, PLLC

Practice Areas: Medical Malpractice Defense, Legal Malpractice Defense, Dental Malpractice Defense, Products Liability Defense, Insurance Defense, Professional Liability Defense, Workers' Compensation, Bankruptcy Litigation, Administrative Law

Admitted: 1998, Kentucky; 1999, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky