Graham D. Barth



WHT Member Graham D. Barth has experience in a wide range of insurance defense work, including civil litigation defense, coverage, pre-suit investigation, and appeals.  He has a proven trial record, successfully taking a multitude of cases arising from various causes of action to jury trials throughout Kentucky.  Graham represents major insurance providers and their insureds, and his practice includes auto negligence and premises liability defense, construction defect claims, catastrophic injury claims, and coverage matters arising from a multitude of claim types.  He has substantial appellate experience in the Kentucky Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, and has obtained a number of summary judgments and trial defense verdicts throughout the state.

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

Fort Thomas, Kentucky

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

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

“Kentucky Rising Star” by Super Lawyers®, 2020-2024

Kentucky Defense Counsel, Membership Committee, 2022-Present

Central Kentucky American Inn of Court, Barrister, August 2015-2020

Kentucky Law Journal Association, Vice President, March 2012-2015

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

Wolf v. Barnhill, 2023

Walls v. Whispering Wheels, LLC, 2022

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