Mary Kathleen Kilbane-Thompson, R.N.

Kate Thompson

Kate Thompson

R.N. Nurse Consultant
Phoenix, Arizona
phone (602) 650-2467
fax (602) 285-1516
email  kthompson@bmsslaw.com

Kate Kilbane-Thompson worked as a nurse consultant with Jennings, Strouss & Salmon from 1984 until1995 when she joined Beale, Micheaels, Slack & Shughart, P.C. She holds degrees in both nursing and psychology and has nine years of staff nursing and charge nurse experience, primarily in intensive care and coronary care units at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Her work experience as a nurse consultant has been in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice. Her responsibilities include evaluating potential cases, research, and retention and working with medical experts. She assists the attorneys and clients in every aspect of preparation for a successful outcome in medical malpractice claims.

Education

B.S., R.N., U.C.L.A., 1976

B.S., New School of Social Research, Psychology, 1974

University of Arizona, 1970-1972
Professional and Community Affiliations

  • American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants
  • Arizona Nurse Consultants in Law
  • Junior League of Phoenix, Arizona
  • Maricopa County Medical Society Alliance
    • Board, 1981-1994
    • Executive Board, 1986-1994
    • President, 1989-1990
  • Volunteer, Special Olympics
  • Investigational Research Board Member (Evaluating new drug study protocols)