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Randy J. Troutt  |  Partner

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Randy Troutt is a partner in the firm of Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P.  He is an experienced trial lawyer who has focused his practice for over 35 years on:

  • Medical malpractice defense
  • Civil litigation
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Consumer protection litigation

Randy is admitted to practice in the Kansas state courts, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court, District of Kansas.

He has been listed in Chambers U.S.A, an independent guide to leading business lawyers. He has received an AV® Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell®,* and has been selected for inclusion in Missouri & KansasSuper Lawyers®, 2008-2018 Editions.

Randy represents a wide range of clients in commercial litigation, arbitration and personal injury matters, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Ambulatory service centers (ASCs)
  • Other health care facilities
  • Physicians
  • Nurses

He routinely handles multimillion-dollar claims and has primary responsibility for several of the firm's largest clients.

Randy is a member of the Wichita, Kansas and American Bar Associations.  He is also a member of the Kansas and International Associations of Defense Counsel, the American Academy of Hospital Attorneys, and the American Health Lawyers Association.

He received his B.S. in Business Administration from Kansas University and his J.D. from Washburn University of Topeka.  He joined Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P. in 1980.

*AV® Preeminent™ is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Areas of Concentration
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Consumer Protection Litigation

Court Admissions

  • Kansas, 1980
  • 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1980
  • Top Rated Lawyer 2013, Healthcare Law, American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America 2014, Medical Malpractice Law – Defense
  • Chambers USA:  America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • AV® Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell®*
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, 2008-2017 Editions

Professional Memberships

  • Wichita Bar Association (WBA)
  • Kansas Bar Association (KBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • American Academy of Hospital Attorneys
  • Kansas Association of Defense Counsel (KADC)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel


  • Kansas University, B.S. in Business Administration, 1976
  • Washburn University of Topeka, J.D., 1980
Recognized as 2017 Highly Recommended Local Litigation Firm
Hite Fanning & Honeyman is one of only two Kansas law firms “Highly Recommended” by Benchmark Litigation 2017. Benchmark Litigation is described as the definitive guide to America’s leading firms and attorneys in the area of commercial litigation. Benchmark Litigation also specifically profiled Richard Hite, Richard Honeyman and Jim Robinson as standouts among Kansas litigation attorneys. A special congratulations to them! This is the fifth year that these HFH attorneys have been highlighted.
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,
The Kansas Bar Association named F. James Robinson the 2017 recipient of the Phil Lewis Medal of Distinction. He was also presented with the 2017 Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award by the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel.
The Kansas Association of Defense Counsel presented F. James Robinson with the Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is the KADC’s highest honor, given only to those individuals with a distinguished legal and public service career. Aside from being a highly regarded attorney, Jim serves as a leader in the educating others of the role of an independent judiciary. The award was presented during the KADC's annual conference in December 2017.