Kenneth T. Bowden, II, Esquire
Mr. Bowden is Senior Counsel for CIGNA HealthCare His primary focus
is on provider contracting and relations including provider anti-trust
issues, regulatory matters, sales and underwriting, producer licensing
and compensation, and stop loss. Prior to CIGNA HealthCare’s acquisition
of the company, Mr. Bowden was Assistant General Counsel for
Healthsource, Inc. where he served as the company’s national litigation
manager. He also oversaw Healthsource’s anti-fraud initiatives and
In addition, Mr. Bowden achieved a highly respected reputation in the
public sector, serving as an Assistant Attorney General in the New
Hampshire Attorney General’s Office from 1989 to 1996 where he was the
Director of the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. He was also an Assistant
Attorney General in the Massachusetts Medicaid Fraud Control Unit from
1981 to 1989 and was Unit Chief from 1987 to 1989. As a healthcare
fraud investigator and prosecutor, Mr. Bowden pioneered the use of
relational databases as an investigative tool in healthcare fraud cases.
He also served as a staff counsel with the Massachusetts Rate Setting
Mr. Bowden is the co-author of C. Braun and K. Bowden, Government
Antitrust Enforcement Against Healthcare Providers: The Payor Victim’s
Perspective, HMOs and Health Plans, AHLA (Winter 2007). He is also
author of To Diligently Inquire: New Hampshire Grand Jury
Practice (New Hampshire Department of Justice, 1994) and
Determining A Reasonable Price For Health Care In The United States:
Is This Possible, 34 The Brief 26 (ABA), Tort Trial and Insurance
Practice Section (Spring 2005). He was also a contributing author and
reviewer of Fraud: the Hidden Cost of Health Care (HIAA 1996)
and Health Care Fraud—An Introduction to Detection, Investigation,
and Prevention (HIAA 2001) and was coauthor of K. Bowden and J.
Meyers, Avoiding Provider Payor Payment Disputes, HMOs and
Plans, AHLA, (Winter 2002).
He is a graduate of New York University and the Boston University
School of Law.