Jason S. Morgan

Member

jason.morgan@whtlaw.com

Jason S. Morgan is a Member in the Lexington office focusing on commercial, business, construction and civil liability litigation. He has worked in the legal, real estate development, insurance, and small business industries for almost three decades. He has extensive experience with residential and commercial construction. He also defends local and state law enforcement agencies in a myriad of lawsuits, including Section 1983 claims for alleged civil rights violations. As a trial lawyer, Jason is regularly in front of judges and juries in both Ohio and Kentucky state courts and various federal courts, including the U.S. District Courts for the Southern District of Ohio, the Western and Eastern Districts of Kentucky, as well as the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. He works closely with his clients to craft specific and creative resolutions that shorten the life cycle of legal problems.

Awards and Honors

The Best Lawyers in America, 2021-2023
A. M. Best Client Recommended, 2018

Memberships

Kentucky Bar Association
Fayette County Bar Association
Ohio Bar Association

Admitted to Practice

Kentucky, 2006
Ohio, 2005
Supreme Court, United States of America, 2012
U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 2012
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 2007
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2007
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2007

Education

J.D., Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Cum Laude, 2004
M.B.A., University of Kentucky, Cum Laude, 2000
B.S., University of Kentucky, Business Administration, Cum Laude, 1998

Community

Muscular Dystrophy Association
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass