|NAME||Doug W. Butler, Partner|
|EDUCATION||University of Georgia, 2000
Mercer University, JD 2009
|BAR MEMBERSHIPS||State of Georgia, 2009|
|PRACTICE AREAS||Alternative Risk Transfer
Corporate and Transactional Law
Captive Insurance Companies
Doug Butler is a partner within the firm’s Corporate and Transactional, Insurance Regulatory, and Self-Insured/Captive Insurance Departments. As such, Doug’s practice focuses on insurance regulatory and general corporate transactions including formation and management of captive insurance companies, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, estate planning, and employment matters.
Doug grew up in Gainesville, Georgia and received a degree in Finance from the University of Georgia in 2000. Doug worked in the life insurance industry for five years before attending Mercer Law School in 2006. Doug was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 2009.
Doug is a current Board Member and past-President (2018-2020) of the Georgia Captive Insurance Association and is a member of the captive insurance associations in Delaware, Montana, Utah, and Hawaii. Doug is also an active member with the Cobb and Macon-Bibb Chambers of Commerce, Macon Civic Club, and serves on the administrative council at Vineville United Methodist Church in Macon, Georgia where he lives with his wife, Kate, and their two daughters, Grace and Elizabeth.