Graham D. Barth

Attorney

graham.barth@whtlaw.com

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Graham D. Barth is an attorney in the Lexington office, focusing on civil litigation defense with an emphasis on automobile litigation and premises liability. Before joining the firm, he worked for nearly three years as a staff attorney for a Circuit Court Judge. While at that position, he not only gained understanding about trial judges’ decision-making processes concerning motion practice, but was also able to evaluate attorneys’ conduct regularly. These experiences are integrated into his litigation practice.

Awards and Honors

“Kentucky Rising Star” by Super Lawyers®, 2020-2021

Memberships

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

Admitted to Practice

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 2017
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 2015
Kentucky Supreme Court, 2010

Professional Leadership

Central Kentucky American Inn of Court, Barrister, August 2015-Present
Kentucky Law Journal Association, Vice President, March 2012-2015

Education

J.D., University of Kentucky, 2010
B.S., Economics/German Minor, University of Kentucky, 2005

Community

Allegro Dance Project, Inc., Executive Chair, September 2013-Present

Hometown

Fort Thomas, Kentucky

Representative Cases

Renot v. SECURA Insurance, 2019

Risley v. Caudill & Wright Enterprises, Inc., 2019

Draper v. Trace Creek Girls’ Softball, Inc., 2017

Lucas v. Caudill & Wright Enterprises, Inc., 2017

Bird v. Lynd, 2015

DKCD, Inc. v. T+C Contracting, 2015

Owens v. Target Corporation, 2015

Smith v. City of Barbourville, 2014