Katherine Hilkey-Boyatt is a partner in the firm’s Raleigh office. She focuses exclusively in the Medical Malpractice Practice Group, professional negligence and long-term care/nursing home defense, representing health care entities that range from large national hospital chains to individual care providers.
As a trial lawyer, Katherine spends a substantial percentage of her time in court arguing motions and trying cases that revolve around complex medical malpractice claims. In addition to her statewide trial practice, she also serves in a key advisory role to clients, helping them institute risk management policies and procedures to promote compliance with government regulations.
Katherine’s representative clients include hospitals, physicians, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs), physical therapists, dental and mental health practitioners, and skilled nursing, long term care, assisted living, and rehabilitation facilities.
Most Recent Posts
Katherine Hilkey-Boyatt, of CSH Law, lectures Durham Tech nursing students on best practices, and minimizing risk of legal exposure following incidents.… Read More
Ward and Hilkey-Boyatt were granted summary judgment on behalf of a tertiary care center in a case where the plaintiff had alleged he was discharged from the hospital with acute appendicitis. … Read More