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

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

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

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

Ward, Hocker & Thornton Attorneys Talk Contract, Copyright and Liability

Ward, Hocker & Thornton attorneys Maxwell D. Smith, Nicole L. Antolic and W. Clayton Stone II recently spoke to over 50 members of the Wedding and Event Professionals of Central Kentucky organization addressing issues vendors in the wedding industry face. This wedding vendor networking event hosted professionals from throughout Central Kentucky who work in the … Continued

Ward, Hocker & Thornton Welcomes Michael Thomas Kunjoo

Attorney Michael Thomas Kunjoo has joined Ward, Hocker & Thornton in the Lexington office as part of the workers’ compensation practice group. “WHT is delighted to welcome Michael to the firm,” said Walter A. Ward, Member. “His experience and knowledge in workers’ compensation will further strengthen our abilities to serve our clients in this area … Continued

Jillian D. House Selected to 2016-2017 Leadership Lexington Class

Ward, Hocker & Thornton is pleased to announce that attorney Jillian Dove House has been named to the Leadership Lexington Class of 2016-2017. Jillian is one of fifty class members selected to participate in the program that is designed to cultivate Lexington leaders.  The Leadership Lexington program began in 1979 and has produced more than … Continued

Nicole L. Antolic Joins Ward, Hocker & Thornton

Ward, Hocker & Thornton is pleased to welcome attorney Nicole L. Antolic to the firm’s Lexington office. Nicole will focus her practice in a range of areas including automobile litigation, insurance defense and coverage as well as trucking, transportation and freight. “Nicole is a welcomed addition to WHT,” said William H. Partin, Member. “She possesses … Continued

Ward, Hocker & Thornton Celebrates Being Named to 2016 Best Places to Work

Ward, Hocker & Thornton, PLLC is proud to announce that the firm has been named to the 12th Annual Best Places to Work in Kentucky list. 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 companies category, having 15-149 employees.

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