At Ward, Hocker & Thornton we have a singular focus: results. Located in Kentucky, we are a regional civil litigation firm concentrating in insurance defense. Since 1984, our attorneys have partnered with clients to take on their most important and complex legal issues. With powerful industry knowledge and meaningful personal connections, we work to deliver our clients quality results. 

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Defense Verdict in Jefferson County for Ashley Brown and Tucker Willis

WHT is pleased to announce that Ashley Brown and Tucker Willis obtained a unanimous defense verdict today in a jury trial in Jefferson County.  The premises liability case involved allegations of a traumatic brain injury and claimed medical expenses of $160,000.  The claimed damages were diminished through pretrial motion practice, resulting in the plaintiff being … Continued Read More

Ward, Hocker & Thornton Named to 2017 Best Places to Work in Kentucky

Ward, Hocker & Thornton is pleased to announce the firm has been named to the 13th Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky. Every year the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management select the Best Places to Work winners in three separate categories. WHT was included in the small … Continued Read More

Five WHT Attorneys Named to 2017 Kentucky Super Lawyers

Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Kentucky Super Lawyers publication. Attorneys Walter Ward, George Hocker, Gregg Thornton, and Gene Zipperle were named to the Kentucky Super Lawyers list. Ashley Brown was named to the Kentucky Rising Stars list. … Continued Read More

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