Ryan J. McElroy



Ryan McElroy is an attorney in the WHT Lexington and Louisville offices where he focuses his practice on Insurance Defense, including Automobile Litigation, Premises Liability, and Commercial Transactions and Contracts. He attended the University of Kentucky College of Law, receiving his J.D. in 2019.

Prior to coming to WHT, Ryan gained valuable experience as a legal clerk and then an associate attorney at two private insurance defense firms in Lexington.


Kentucky Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division

Admitted to Practice

Kentucky, 2019
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2019
Eastern District of Kentucky, 2019
Western District of Kentucky, 2019


Juris Doctor, University of Kentucky, David J. Rosenberg College of Law, 2019
Bachelor of Arts, History, University of Virginia, 2016


Legal Intern at the UK College of Law Legal Clinic
Youth Basketball Coach with Upward Sports


Strasburg, Virginia