E. Megan Lyons




E. Megan Lyons is an attorney in the Lexington office. She practices solely in civil litigation, with experience handling cases from inception through trial, dismissal, or settlement. Megan’s proven record includes successful motion practice at the federal and state court levels. She is especially accomplished in research and writing. Her results-oriented legal briefing strategies help narrow issues in complex litigation and resolve intricate evidentiary issues, leading to reduced litigation cost and decreased exposure to her clients.

Awards and Honors

“Kentucky Rising Star” by Super Lawyers®, 2018


Defense Research Institute
Defense Research Institute Young Lawyers
Fayette County Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Kentucky Defense Counsel
Kentucky Defense Counsel Young Lawyers Section

Admitted to Practice

U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2014
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 2012
Kentucky Supreme Court, 2011

Professional Leadership

Kentucky Defense Counsel Young Lawyers Section Committee, 2014-Present


J.D., University of Kentucky, 2011
B.A., Communications, University of Kentucky, 2007


Salyersville, Kentucky

Representative Cases

Glenn Jackson v. City of Grayson, et al., 2015

Jamison v. Humble and Progressive, 2013

Johnson v. Centre College, 2013

Lytton v. KY All Veteran’s Reunion, 2012

Elam v. Smith, 2011