Larry C. Deener

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Partner
Location:
Lexington, Kentucky
Phone:
859-554-4038 (Local)
888-322-2505 (Toll-Free)
Fax:
859-233-0308
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Products Liability
  • Railroad Industry
  • Age Discrimination
  • Police Misconduct
  • Race Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Private Schools
  • Public Schools
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Directors' & Officers Liability Insurance
  • Insurance Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Property & Casualty
  • Aviation Accidents -- Defense
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Defense
  • Premises Liability -- Defense
  • Property Damage -- Defense
  • Railroad Accidents -- Defense
  • Wrongful Death -- Defense
  • Apparel
  • Asbestos
  • Chemicals & Cosmetics
  • Firearms
  • Food & Agricultural Products
  • Machinery & Tools
  • Medical Products & Devices
  • Motor Vehicle Defects
  • Pharmaceutical Products
  • Recreational Products
  • Tobacco
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Railroad
  • Trucking

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1982
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1987

Education

  • Northern Kentucky University, Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Highland Heights, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1979
    • Honors: Order of the Curia
    • Honors: Distinguished Graduate, Class of 1979
    • Law Review: Northern Kentucky Law Review, Editor in Chief, 1978 - 1979
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: Secondary Education
  • Campbellsville College, Campbellsville, Kentucky - 1969

Published Works

  • Appealability of Kentucky State Court Judgments, Chapter, Kentucky Civil Practice After Trial, UK CLE, 3d Ed, 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2017, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants and Railroad Law in Lexington
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2016 Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants and Railroad Law in Lexington
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2015, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2015, Railroad Law
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated
  • Kentucky Super Lawyers
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2014
  • Chase College of Law Outstanding Alumnus Award, 2013
  • Super Lawyers 2007 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel, Member
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Member
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member
  • Lexington Philharmonic Society, Director and Past President
  • Second Presbyterian Church, Elder

Past Employment Positions

  • Supreme Court of Kentucky, Law Clerk, 1979 - 1980
  • United States Air Force Reserves, Lieutenant Colonel, Retired List
  • Active Duty 1972-1976 [Captain], Aircraft Maintenance Officer
  • Past Member, Board of Trustees, Aviation Museum of Kentucky
  • Commercial Pilot, Single Engine Land Airplane-Instrument Rating , Private Pilot, Glider