Licha H. Farah, Jr.



Licha H. Farah, Jr. is a Member based in the Lexington office with extensive trial litigation experience over the course of almost 30 years of trial practice in both state and federal courts throughout the Commonwealth.  He also has extensive experience in appellate cases, with numerous published opinions in state and federal appellate courts, with issues ranging from premises liability to automobile litigation, from construction defect cases to governmental immunity defenses of clients in Kentucky.  He has been recognized in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Litigation-Construction and for Appellate Practice, and was further recognized in the 2023 Edition as Lawyer of the Year for Litigation-Construction in the Lexington region.

J.D., University of Kentucky, 1994
B.B.A., Finance, University of Kentucky, 1991

Carlisle, Kentucky

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2002
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1999
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 1996
Commonwealth of Kentucky, 1994

Kentucky Bar Association
Fayette County Bar Association

Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency v. Alliance Corp., 2011

Burgin v. Bob Swope Ford, Hardin Circuit Court, 2010

Morgan and Sturgill v. D-C Elevator, Inc., Jury Trial Defense Verdict, Pulaski Circuit Court, 2008

CTA Acoustics v Borden Chemical, Jury Trial Directed Verdict, Laurel Circuit Court, 2007

Powell v. GPC, Inc., Jury Trial Defense Verdict, Fayette Circuit Court, 2003

Hisle v. Home Moving, Jury Trial Defense Verdict, Clark Circuit Court, 2002

Marksbury v. C&F Electric, Jury Trial Defense Verdict, Jefferson Circuit Court, 1998

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Rating
Kentucky Super Lawyers, 2021-2024
The Best Lawyers in America, 2022-2023
Best Lawyers in America, Lexington Lawyer of the Year: Litigation- Construction, 2023

Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Member