Ramsey B. Prather

Ramsey B. Prather is an attorney at Butler Wooten & Peak LLP. Ramsey represents individuals and businesses in a variety of practice areas, including False Claims Act litigation, business torts, and personal injury matters in Atlanta and throughout Georgia. Before joining Butler Wooten & Peak, Ramsey practiced law for several years in the healthcare group of a large international law firm, where he represented healthcare entities–such as hospital systems, skilled nursing facilities, and long term care pharmacies–in False Claims Act lawsuits, civil litigation proceedings, administrative matters, and government investigations.

Ramsey graduated from Tulane University Law School, magna cum laude, in 2010. While in law school, Ramsey served as editor-in-chief of the Tulane Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif.

Following law school, Ramsey served as a law clerk to the Honorable William H. Pryor Jr. on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and to the Honorable Lance M. Africk on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Published Works

  • Healthcare Fraud Enforcement in 2015: Where Are We Today, And Where Are We Going? (with Michael E. Paulhus and Linda Lin), American Health Lawyers Association, Physicians and Hospitals Law Institute, 2015
  • Primer on the False Claims Act: The Government’s Key Weapon in Combatting Fraud (with Michael E. Paulhus and Jennifer S. Lewin), American Health Lawyers Association, Fundamentals of Health Law, 2014


  • Unlevel Playing Field: What Can You Do When Your Competitor is Gaining an Illegal Advantage?, King & Spalding LLP

Honors and Awards

  • King & Spalding Pro Bono Service Award, 2012 – 2015
  • Tulane 34 Award, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Taxpayers Against Fraud, Member, 2016 – Present
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2016 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • King & Spalding LLP, Associate, 2012 – 2016
  • Hon. William H. Pryor Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Law Clerk, 2011 – 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Representation of Asylum Seekers, 2012 – 2015



Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana

  • J.D. magna cum laude – 2010
  • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • Law Review: Tulane Law Review , Editor-in-Chief , 2008 – 2010

New York University, New York, New York

  • B.A. magna cum laude – 2005
  • Major: Individualized Study

Areas of Practice

  • False Claims Act, Whistleblower/Qui Tam
  • Business Torts
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 2013
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 2013