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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Gene Zipperle Talks Transportation Law on Dave Nemo Radio Show

WHT Member Gene Zipperle was the special guest speaker on the Dave Nemo Show on Sirius/XM radio on April 4, 2018. The show was a close look into the Crash Preventability Demonstration Program on “Protecting Your Livelihood”.  The show reaches a nationwide audience of about 1.5 million listeners. Gene spoke about the pilot program recently … Continued Read More

WHT Attorney Donnie Niehaus Featured in Business Focus Magazine

Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC attorney Donnie Niehaus was the “Ambassador Spotlight” in this month’s edition of Business Focus, the official publication of Commerce Lexington. Donnie serves as a member of the 2018 Commerce Lexington Ambassador Committee. This popular committee consists of volunteers from member companies that represent Commerce Lexington by helping to educate members … Continued Read More

WHT Sponsors JA Miss Business Dress for Your Future Fashion Show

Ward, Hocker & Thornton had the unique opportunity to sponsor the Dress for your Future Fashion Show at the 2018 Junior Achievement Miss Business event held on February 22 in Lexington. The JA Miss Business educational workshop is designed to help young women develop a successful business and professional career through professional development activities, networking … Continued Read More

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