Kevin D. Cauley

Kevin D. Cauley

Of Counsel
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia
Phone:
404-806-6771
Fax:
404-806-7319
Email:

Kevin Cauley, the founder of Kevin Cauley, P.C., has worked in the field of professional licensure for over a decade.

Kevin Cauley obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Business Administration, magna cum laude, from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Prior to attending law school, Kevin Cauley worked with Frances Cullen, P.C., one of the Southeast's leading law firms specializing in the defense of physicians, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and other licensed professionals, as a paralegal. Frances Cullen is a former Assistant District Attorney and Assistant Attorney General who previously prosecuted cases on behalf of several professional licensing boards, including the Georgia Medical Board, before starting her own defense practice. She has successfully defended over a thousand licensed professionals in over twenty years of practice. Kevin Cauley gained invaluable experience working alongside Frances Cullen.

Kevin Cauley then relocated to Los Angeles, California to attend the SCALE (two-year honors) Juris Doctor Program at Southwestern Law School. While in law school, Kevin Cauley served as Managing Editor of the Los Angeles Public Interest Law Journal, Student Leader of the Small Claims Court Clinic, Secretary of OUTlaw, and on the Board of the Criminal Law Society. He completed a Public Interest Law Fellowship at the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center and worked as a law clerk at Caesars Entertainment Corporation in Las Vegas, Nevada. During law school, Kevin Cauley received awards and recognition, including the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence and a Public Interest Law Fellowship.

After law school, Kevin Cauley founded Kevin Cauley, P.C. in order to pursue work he is passionate about: defending licensed professionals.

Areas of Practice

  • California Professional License Defense
  • California Medical Board
  • Dental Board of California
  • California Board of Registered Nursing & Board of Vocational Nursing
  • California Board of Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy Board of California
  • State Bar of California
  • California Contractors State License Board
  • California Bureau of Real Estate
  • Healthcare Law
  • Medicare RAC Audit, Appeal & Fraud Defense
  • Medi-Cal Audit, Investigation and Fraud Defense
  • Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Audits and Investigations
  • Office of the Inspector General Exclusions (OIG)
  • National Practitioner Databank Reports (NPDB)
  • Physician Contracts
  • Medical Peer Review & Credentialing
  • Healthcare Provider Contracts
  • Reputation & Crisis Management
  • Criminal Defense/White Collar Defense
  • Criminal Defense

Areas of Practice

  • California Professional License Defense
  • Healthcare Law
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California

Education

  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • Juris Doctor
    • Honors: SCALE (two-year honors)
    • Honors: Student Leader, Small Claims Court Clinic, Bet Tzdek
    • Honors: Secretary, OUTlaw
    • Honors: Board Member, Criminal Law Society
    • Honors: Witkin Award for Academic Excellence
    • Honors: Public Interest Law Fellowship, Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center
    • Law Journal: Los Angeles Public Interest Law Journal, Managing Editor
  • Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude
    • Honors: Psi Chi, National Honors in Psychology
    • Honors: Alpha Chi, National Honors in Liberal Arts Studies
    • Major: Psychology and Business Administration

Classes/Seminars

  • Professional Ethics & Boundaries: Legal & Professional Consequences, Professional Boundaries, Inc., Presenter, UC Irvine School of Medicine, January 9, 2016
  • Strategies for Effective Practice and Procedure in Administrative Enforcement Matters, California Political Attorneys Association, September 12, 2015
  • Lawful Prescribing and Prevention of Diversion, Professional Boundaries, Inc., UC Irvine School of Medicine, May 16, 2015
  • Medical Ethics & Professionalism, Professional Boundaries, Inc., UC Irvine School of Medicine, February 7, 2015
  • Professional Ethics & Boundaries: Legal & Professional Consequences, Professional Boundaries, Inc., Presenter, UC Irvine School of Medicine, July 12, 2014

Honors and Awards

  • Named to the Southern California Super Lawyer Rising Stars List, 2014 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California Academy of Attorneys for Health Care Professionals
  • California Society for Healthcare Attorneys
  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • The American Association of Nurse Attorneys
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • American Psychology-Law Society
  • LGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles

Past Employment Positions

  • Kevin Cauley, P.C., Founder
  • Caesars Entertainment Corporation in Las Vegas, Nevada, Law Clerk
  • Public Interest Law Fellowship at the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Psi Chi
  • Alpha Chi