Client loyalty.
We recognize our clients' goals and work with them to achieve those goals.

Insurance

Our lawyers have enjoyed a long history of successes in representing the insurance industry.  Our clients include:

  • Property and casualty companies
  • Life insurers
  • Health insurers
  • Excess carriers and reinsurers
  • Commercial brokers
  • Specialized carriers
  • Claims administrators
  • Corporate insureds

We provide services in the areas of class action and other insurance litigation, complex insurance coverage disputes, defense of commercial insureds, disputes involving health insurance and managed care, and representation of agents and brokers.

We frequently serve as counsel to insureds in claims and suits brought against them and covered under liability policies, as well as in claims where coverage is provided under environmental, employment practices, professional indemnity, or general commercial liability policies.

We also represent corporate insureds to resolve coverage disputes with their insurers. 

Our consistent high quality of service over the years has helped our insurer and insured clients succeed in these challenging litigious times.

Hite, Fanning & Honeyman lawyers recognized as Best Lawyers in America
Linda Parks was named the 2018 Lawyer of the Year in the area of bankruptcy and creditor rights/insolvency and Gaye Tibbets was named the 2018 Lawyer of the Year in the area of employment and labor litigation, by Best Lawyers in America. The following lawyers from Hite, Fanning & Honeyman have also been recognized as Best Lawyers in America 2018: Other HFH attorneys are included in the Best Lawyers in America 2018 edition. The attorneys selected were Art Chalmers (insurance law), Don Gribble (medical malpractice-defense), Jim Robinson (commercial litigation, bet-the-company litigation, banking & finance litigation), Jon Newman (workers’ compensation-employers), Randy Troutt (medical malpractice-defense), Richard Honeyman (personal injury litigation – defense) and Richard Hite (bet-the-company litigation, commercial litigation, personal injury litigation-defense). Best Lawyers is a peer review publication, seeking the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of colleagues in the same practice area. For more information, https://www.bestlawyers.com/Search?query=hite%2C%20fanning%20%26%20honeyman
Court Rules Against Proposed Wind Farm in Northern Sumner County
On September 21, a Sumner County judge issued a ruling in a zoning appeal case that blocks the construction of a proposed wind farm in northern Sumner County.
HFH named a 2018 Best Law Firm
Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P. has been named a 2018 "Best Law Firm" in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation, Employment Law, Insurance Law, Banking and Finance Litigation, Medical Malpractice (defendants), defense of Personal Injury Litigation (defendants), and Workers' Compensation Law (employers). This recognition...