Rebecca L. Burroughs



After graduating from law school and being admitted to the Ohio Bar in 2011, Rebecca L. Burroughs returned to her hometown of Henderson, Kentucky, where she was a law clerk for an Assistant County Attorney. After being admitted to the Kentucky Bar in 2012, she began her practice in Henderson. Before joining WHT, Rebecca’s practice areas included personal injury and domestic practice. Now as part of WHT, Rebecca’s practice focuses on insurance defense and matters relating to trucking, transportation and freight.

Awards and Honors

“Kentucky Rising Star” by Super Lawyers®, 2018-2019


American Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Louisville Bar Association
Ohio Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
Kentucky Defense Counsel
Transportation Lawyers Association
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Admitted to Practice

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 2016
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, 2016
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 2015
Kentucky, 2012
Ohio, 2011


J.D., Northern Kentucky University, 2011
B.S., Accounting, University of Kentucky, 2008


Henderson, Kentucky