Rayford H. Taylor

Rayford H. Taylor is Of Counsel in the HBS Atlanta, Jacksonville and Tallahassee offices where he focuses his practice on workers’ compensation, appellate, government affairs and insurance coverage matters. Earlier in his career, he oversaw the CLE Division of The Florida Bar and later served as the Bar’s General and Legislative Counsel. Rayford is a regular lecturer for the ABA, The Florida Bar, the Georgia Bar, and the Atlanta Claims Association. He was one of the founding members of the National Workers Compensation Defense Network and throughout his membership served as Treasurer, Vice-President and on the Board of Directors. In 2008, he was inducted in the Charter Class of the National College of Workers Compensation Lawyers, where he served as the first Nomination Committee chair and its second President.