I have been selected as one of the Best Lawyers in America for personal injury litigation defense. I am a Kentucky Super Lawyer and have been an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney for 12 years.
I have spoken frequently state wide and nationally on Civil Litigation, Trial practice and Tactics, Commercial Trucking Litigation, Insurer Law and Education and School Law areas. I have chaired the Kentucky Bar Association convention CLE program in 1998 and 2010. I have served in leadership positions in the Fayette County Bar Association, the Kentucky Bar Association and the John Rowe chapter of the NBA.
I have over 31 years' experience as a successful trial attorney. My Practice is concentrated in Civil Trial Practice, Commercial Trucking Litigation, Insurance Defense law, Public Education/School Law, Civil Rights Litigation, Complex Litigation, Premises Liability/Arson Litigation, Product Liability Law, Bad Faith Litigation in both state and federal courts, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Wrongful Death and Professional Malpractice Law. My significant expertise with insurance coverage litigation, via declaratory judgment actions, the provision of coverage opinion letters and examinations under oath is also extensive.
I volunteer a great deal of my time to Civil outreach such as, mentoring members of the BLSA at the University of Kentucky College of Law; serving with men with one voice empowered and focused on serving as a role model for under-parented and disenfranchised youth.