Kenneth M. Turnipseed, Partner

Ken Turnipseed provides representation to business and healthcare clients and individuals.  Ken has recently provided legal representation that includes:

  • Assisting hospitals, physician practices and physicians with healthcare regulatory and transactional issues, including corporate compliance programs and negotiating and drafting of physician recruitment and employment agreements;
  • Providing business representation, including formation, operational counseling and mergers and acquisitions;
  • Conducting commercial and residential real estate purchases, sales and financings; and
  • Assisting clients with complex and simple estate planning, including wills, trusts and estates.

Prior to moving to South Georgia, Ken practiced law in Birmingham, Alabama at the regional law firm of Balch & Bingham, LLP where he provided representation to public and private companies regarding financing and securities; provided technical healthcare regulatory advice to physicians, hospitals and healthcare systems; and represented various business and healthcare clients in transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions.

Before attending law school, Ken practiced as a tax consultant for Ernst & Young, LLP in Birmingham, Alabama where he provided tax advice to large and small companies pertaining to operational and transactional matters.

Ken and his wife, Fraley, have two daughters and are very active in the community.  They are members First United Methodist Church in Moultrie and volunteer with various community organizations.

Education

University of Alabama School of Law, JD, magna cum laude, 2003
University of Alabama, Masters in Tax Accounting, 1997
University of Alabama, BS (Accounting with distinction), 1996

Memberships and Affiliations

Alabama State Bar, Admitted 2003
State Bar of Georgia, Admitted 2006
Certified Public Accountant (Alabama, 1997, Inactive)
American Health Lawyers Association
Georgia Academy of Healthcare Attorneys
Georgia Council of School Board Attorneys
National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Order of the Coif
Farrah Law Society

Volunteer Activities and Community Involvement

Kiwanis Club of Moultrie, President 2011-2012
Colquitt County Arts Council, Board President 2011-2012
YMCA, Moultrie Board of Directors (2011-present)
United Way, Moultrie Attorneys Fundraising (2009-2011)