Kevin W. Yankowsky is a partner in the Health Law Litigation group of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.’s Houston office. Kevin has served as lead counsel in over 20 jury trials and nine appeals, in both State and Federal Court, the majority of which involved claimed damages at trial in excess of $1 million. In recognition of his extensive jury trial experience and accomplishments, in 2010 he was admitted as an Associate of the American Board of Trial Advocates, an honor open to trial lawyers who have tried a minimum of 20 civil trials to a jury verdict as lead counsel. His trial practice encompasses virtually all types of civil litigation facing the health care industry. He serves as lead counsel in professional liability claims, complex commercial suits, class actions, products liability matters, ERISA actions, premises liability suits and Federal False Claims Act cases. In addition to his extensive courtroom experience, he advises on Joint Commission investigations, hospital committee and medical peer review matters. Kevin also is a member of Fulbright's Electronic Discovery and Information Management group and routinely advises on a variety of electronic data and document retention issues.