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Randy J. Troutt  |  Partner

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Randy Troutt is a partner in the firm of Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P.  He is an experienced trial lawyer who has focused his practice for over 35 years on:

  • Medical malpractice defense
  • Civil litigation
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Consumer protection litigation

Randy is admitted to practice in the Kansas state courts, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Court, District of Kansas.

He has been listed in Chambers U.S.A, an independent guide to leading business lawyers. He has received an AV® Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell®,* and has been selected for inclusion in Missouri & KansasSuper Lawyers®, 2008-2018 Editions.

Randy represents a wide range of clients in commercial litigation, arbitration and personal injury matters, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Ambulatory service centers (ASCs)
  • Other health care facilities
  • Physicians
  • Nurses

He routinely handles multimillion-dollar claims and has primary responsibility for several of the firm's largest clients.

Randy is a member of the Wichita, Kansas and American Bar Associations.  He is also a member of the Kansas and International Associations of Defense Counsel, the American Academy of Hospital Attorneys, and the American Health Lawyers Association.

He received his B.S. in Business Administration from Kansas University and his J.D. from Washburn University of Topeka.  He joined Hite, Fanning & Honeyman L.L.P. in 1980.

*AV® Preeminent™ is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Areas of Concentration
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Consumer Protection Litigation

Court Admissions

  • Kansas, 1980
  • 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1980
  • Top Rated Lawyer 2013, Healthcare Law, American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America 2014, Medical Malpractice Law – Defense
  • Chambers USA:  America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • AV® Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell®*
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, 2008-2017 Editions

Professional Memberships

  • Wichita Bar Association (WBA)
  • Kansas Bar Association (KBA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • American Academy of Hospital Attorneys
  • Kansas Association of Defense Counsel (KADC)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel


  • Kansas University, B.S. in Business Administration, 1976
  • Washburn University of Topeka, J.D., 1980
Kelly Rundell leads Wesley E. Brown American Inn of Court
Kelly Rundell has been elected president of the Wesley E. Brown Inn of Court for the 2017-2018 year. The Inn’s 100 members are selected through an application process. The membership is made up of Masters, Barristers and Associates, depending on the attorney’s experience. Kelly is a Master and has been a member of the Inn since its formation in 2008.
Super Lawyers list includes HFH attorneys
Attorneys of Hite Fanning & Honeyman have been selected for inclusion in the latest issue of Super Lawyers. Richard Hite is included in the category of general litigation, Richard Honeyman and Jim Robinson are in the business litigation category and Art Chalmers is in the defense litigation category. Linda Parks is recognized in the area of business and corporate work and Gaye Tibbets is included in the category of Employment and Labor. Additionally, Don Gribble and Randy Troutt are included in the list of attorneys defending medical malpractice cases. Finally, Scott Hill was selected to be included in the list of Rising Stars in the area of business and corporate work. Super Lawyers’ annual process for identifying attorneys include independent research and peer review. No more than 5% of the attorneys in the state can be included in the Super Lawyers listing.
The Kansas Bar Association named F. James Robinson the 2017 recipient of the Phil Lewis Medal of Distinction. He was also presented with the 2017 Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award by the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel.
The Kansas Association of Defense Counsel presented F. James Robinson with the Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is the KADC’s highest honor, given only to those individuals with a distinguished legal and public service career. Aside from being a highly regarded attorney, Jim serves as a leader in the educating others of the role of an independent judiciary. The award was presented during the KADC's annual conference in December 2017.