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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WHT Attorney Organizes Kentucky Defense Counsel 2017 Spring Seminar

Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC attorney Jillian House organized the 2017 Kentucky Defense Counsel Spring Seminar. As Young Lawyers Section Chair, Jillian, along with her committee, planned this year’s topics and speakers. This full day seminar will be held at the Louisville Downtown Marriot beginning at 8:00 a.m. and continuing through 4:30 p.m. National speakers … Continued Read More

Thomas L. Travis Named to Fayette Circuit Court’s 8th Division

Thomas L. Travis Named to Fayette Circuit Court’s 8th Division Ward, Hocker & Thornton Member was selected by the Governor for the vacant seat   Thomas L. Travis, a Member at Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC, was selected by Governor Bevin to fill the vacant Fayette Circuit judgeship in the Court’s 8th Division on March … Continued Read More

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

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