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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Two WHT Attorneys Invited into the Fellowship of the Litigation Counsel of America

WHT Members Gregg Thornton and Ashley Brown have received membership into the Fellowship of the Litigation Counsel of America.  Gregg was invited to join as a Fellow, while Ashley was invited as an Associate Fellow. The Litigation Counsel of America is the trial lawyer honorary society, composed of less than one-half of one percent of … Continued Read More

WHT Attorneys Published in December Issue of For the Defense

WHT Member, Gene F. Zipperle, and Associate, Rebecca L. Galloway, have an article published in the December 2017 issue of For the Defense. The article entitled “Is It Time to Stop Playing Nice?” focuses on a recent trend regarding discovery in cases involving motor carriers and how defense counsel should refocus their attention to the … Continued Read More

Ten WHT Attorneys Selected to 2018 Super Lawyers

Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC is pleased to announce that ten of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Kentucky Super Lawyers publication. Attorneys Walter Ward, George Hocker, Gregg Thornton, and Gene Zipperle were named to the Kentucky Super Lawyers list. Ashley Brown, Megan Lyons, Jillian House, Whitney Kunjoo, Michael Kunjoo and Rebecca Galloway were named to … Continued Read More

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