Brad Dowd

Phone: 615.369.3300

About Brad Dowd


Mr. Dowd is a recent transplant to Nashville having previously practiced law in Kansas City for the past 21 years. He has tried dozens of jury cases, the vast majority of which resulted in verdicts in favor of his clients. Mr. Dowd has extensive experience in defending health care professionals in state and federal courts, as well as before state licensing boards. He is a tireless advocate for his clients, while also earning the esteem of his colleagues. He is very excited to join Floyd Law Group and to assist its clients in obtaining favorable results.

Mr. Dowd is married to Catesby Major, who is also an attorney. In addition to practicing law, Mr. Dowd is a musician, who writes and records music, and enjoys playing golf.

Bar Admissions

Missouri, 1997

United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri 1997

Kansas, 1998

United States District Court for the District of Kansas, 1998

Tennessee, 2019 (pending)

Professional Associations and Memberships

The Missouri Bar

Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

Kansas Bar Association

Defense Research Institute Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers

Board Member for the Kansas City Chapter of the Truman State University Alumni Association

Ross T. Roberts Inn of Court, 1998-1999


University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, J.D., 1997

Truman State University, B.A., Political Science, cum laude, 1994

Publications and Presentations

“Ethical Implications for Defense Counsel When Insurers Seek Reimbursement” Defense Counsel Journal, October 1998

“Accomplishing the Goals of Voir Dire, Winning the Defense Verdict,” Defense Research Institute, 1999

“Update of Missouri and Kansas Case Law,” Kansas City Claims Association, 2002

Publications and Presentations

Voted by peers as “Best of the Bar” in The Business Journal publication that recognizes the top lawyers from the Kansas City metropolitan area in 2003 and 2008

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