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Kenneth D. Veit

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414 Union St., Suite 1900 Bank of America Plaza Nashville Tennessee 37219-1782

kenny.veit@leitnerfirm.com

615-324-2743 (direct)
615-574-6413 (direct fax)

615-255-7722 (local)
615-780-2210 (fax)
800-421-0979 (toll free)
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Areas of Practice

Construction
General Liability
Product Liability
Transportation Law
Workers' Compensation

STATE BAR ADMISSIONS

Kentucky; Tennessee

Education

University of Tennessee, B.A. (magna cum laude), 1997

University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, J.D., 2003

Honors and Awards

Phi Delta Phi member

Moot Court Board

Jessup International Law Moot Court Team member

Mid-South Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2012-2015

Mr. Veit has been practicing law since 2003.  Mr. Veit practices civil litigation in several areas of insurance defense. While in law school, Mr. Veit was a member of Phi Delta Phi, served on the Moot Court Board and was a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team.

Mr. Veit is a member of the American Bar Association, Tennessee and Nashville Bar Associations, Kentucky Bar Association, ALFA International, Defense Research Institute, and Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association.

Representative Client Work

Extensive workers' compensation defense experience at administrative, trial and appellate levels

General insurance defense work includes premises liability, auto liability, trucking liability, and construction

Represents Insurance Companies in defense of uninsured motorists actions

Represents Insurance Companies in subrogation actions

Court Admissions

Tennessee; Kentucky; US District Court of Middle Tennessee; US District Court of Eastern Tennessee; US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; US District Court of Western Kentucky

Professional Affiliations

Tennessee Bar Association

Kentucky Bar Association 

Nashville Bar Association 

American Bar Association

Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association 

ALFA International

Defense Research Institute

Publications and lectures

Co-author Tennessee portion of ALFA International’s state by state Workers' Compensation Compendium 2014, 2015

New Standard Developing Medical Proof Regarding Causation – Tennessee Department of Labor Seminar 2014

Kentucky Liability update 2014

Regularly asked to present lectures on Tennessee Workers' Compensation to employers and insurance companies