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Stites & Harbison, PLLC

9 National Rankings & 82 Metro Rankings  |  Client Confirmed  |  Website

Client Comments

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Administrative / Regulatory Law

I have always been pleased with the level of service by Stites & Harbison of Frankfort Kentucky. My last request was a review of land-use contract to convert agricultural property to a solar utility with an international energy company. Attorney Rob Moore's guidance, efficiency, and patience to understand my concerns then negotiate and edit an acceptable contract was instrumental to a successful outcome.

Mark Ritter M.C. Ritter Environmental Services, LLC

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Elizabeth Lee is an exceptionally talented Bankruptcy attorney. Definitely ready for prime time.

Don Palmer Speciality Oil Extractors, LLC

Health Care Law

Janet Craig helped us in a difficult board matter and went above and beyond what was asked of her.

Commercial Litigation

I have worked with several attorneys at Stites & Harbison in different areas of law ranging from government regulation of utilities to real estate and patent and trademark work. Each of the attorneys have exceeded my expectations. I would highly recommend the firm.

Chris Cogan Carroll Cogan

Patent Law

I have worked particularly closely with Richard Myers Jr. at Stites & Harbison on a range of different projects over the course of several years. He is my go-to for any questions about US law and practice, particularly given the insights he is able to add based on his time as a United State Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) examiner. He gives practical, pragmatic advice, is extremely personable, and a great person to work with. I have also had the pleasure of working on some projects with Sean Ritchie in the Nashville office and Jeff Haeberlin in the Louisville office. Both are extremely strong attorneys with a keen eye for detail.

Patent Law

We appreciate Stites & Harbison's kind cooperation and actions on behalf of our clients.

Construction Law

Bill Geisen has been a great asset for our strategic planning of our company. He is always prepared, well thought out, and provides sound legal and business advice. Highly recommend working with them.

Casey Dillon Atlas Excavating

Construction Law

Dan Douglas is the best. He knows how to get things done, and he does it with class. We know that the lawyer a company hires is a reflection of that company, and Dan is the epitome of how we want to be represented. He is smart, talented, and just an all around great and likable guy.

Phillip Green The Beck Group

Health Care Law

Sarah Cronan Spurlock's command of health privacy laws has been invaluable as KPCA develops a health information platform designed for our members to improve the processes required for more efficient health service reimbursement.

Molly Lewis Kentucky Primary Care Association

Health Care Law

My partner and I were involved in a very technical non-compete case. We had 2 attorneys from Stites & Harbison and they were outstanding! They were extremely helpful in us navigating the legal landscape, which we knew nothing about. Always very prompt in returning calls and emails, even on the weekends (Bless their spouses). Their expertise in the law and its nuances were unmatched when compared to the opposing counsel. We ultimately settled the case with a very favorable outcome for us. Proud to call them our attorneys and friends!

Eric Evans Revolution Physical Therapy, LLC

Environmental Law

Stites & Harbison has been an outstanding partner of ours for over 20 years. They have an absolutely pristine track record, they are highly responsive, and they have partnered with us on a number of highly complex transactions including a number of corporate restructurings. They are true partners and are considered an invaluable resource that gets the job done.

Trademark Law

Stites & Harbison has provided Bridgestone Industrial Products America, Inc excellent representation for many years on a wide range of legal issues including intellectual property, contracts, customer issues, human resources, etc. The entire firm is knowledgeable, highly responsive, and most importantly, has always exhibited a high degree of legal professionalism and expertise.

Environmental Law

Stites & Harbison has represented the company where I work for over 15 years. They have represented us in very complex matters and have always provided excellent legal advice and customer service. They are always responsive, protect our rights, and get the job done for us even upon short notice. The Stites & Harbison attorneys we work with are invaluable assets to our business and even more importantly, they understand our business. This enables them to provide the type of guidance and advice that we need.

Banking and Finance Law

Stites & Harbison provides excellent representation for my business.

Insurance Law

I was completely satisfied with the handling attorney's handling of the matter assigned. She understood the client insurance carrier's proactive approach to evaluating and resolving claims and provided a cost effective work product.

Howard Tripolsky Specialty Claims

Corporate Law

We are a start up, and Stites & Harbison has been an invaluable partner in defining, documenting, and defending our interests. Very price competitive with other large firms in the market. Highly recommend.

Commercial Litigation

We were involved in some relatively complex business litigation, and by the time the arbitration occurred these lawyers knew the facts of our case even better than we did. Truly impressive in their diligence, devotion to their clients and lawyering talent.

Sean King CIC Services, LLC

Commercial Litigation

We have a long-standing relationship with Stites & Harbison (Louisville) due to the consistently sound advice and counsel we receive. We're a relatively complicated manufacturing company, and Stites & Harbison is a key partner in our continued success. They are nice people too!

Environmental Law

They combine deep understanding of the law with extensive experience, and use that combination in a way that instills enormous confidence in their advice and in their dedication to the client's interests.

Frank Giuliano The Okonite Company, Inc.

Patent Law

Stites & Harbison demonstrated the aptitude to rapidly assess intellectual property situations and apply expertise to considerations/decisions.

Real Estate Law

I primarily work with Walker Entwistle at Stites & Harbison. It is a pleasure working with Walker and he truly understands not only the complexity of each transaction but also understands the financial underwriting that goes into the lending side of the transaction. Walker brings forth any legal issues we may in a logical and forthright manner. It is a pleasure working with Walker and his entire team.

Tom Curl Triumph Bank

Construction Law

Stites helps us with a myriad of issues that face us, including construction law, corporate, HR and other random problems. They are always responsive and provide expertise to time sensitive issues.

Anne Gorham Gray Construction

Administrative / Regulatory Law

Rob Moore is knowledgeable and works quickly and efficiently.

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

The attorneys with whom I have worked are experts in their field, responsive to their clients, and personable. Everything a client wants!!

Cherie Macdonald Peoples National Bank

Litigation - Real Estate

I'm thrilled to be able to continue working with Stites on my KY matters. I can relax and feel confident they are on top of things.

Cristal Blanchard Mr. Cooper

Administrative / Regulatory Law

These are excellent lawyers with a tremendous work ethic.

Connie Shidler Metro Fibernet, LLC

Commercial Litigation

We have found the Stites & Harbison Commercial Litigation team we work with to be excellent in all dimensions. They work hard to learn the substance surrounding the issue and achieve a remarkably high level of understanding. Their briefs and arguments are focused and strong, reflecting their understanding of the substance of the matter as well as the relevant law. From the client's perspective, they are highly responsive and collaborative in their interaction and straightforward in their communication. We would recommend this team without hesitation.

Patent Law

Richard Myers of Stites & Harbison is what you want in an intellectual property lawyer; he is down-to-earth and easy to talk to but also smart and on the ball.

Employment Law - Management

Ashley Hopkins has served KPCA very well with her expertise and professionalism. She has been especially helpful with her up to date understanding of unprecedented issues raised by the pandemic.

Molly Lewis Kentucky Primary Care Association

Construction Law

Bill Geisen and his team in the Cincinnati office have always done a great job for Deerfield Construction. The care and understanding is meaningful and appreciated. The professional relationship over the last 20 years has been an awesome experience! Thank you

Steve Bitzer Deerfield Construction

Bet-the-Company Litigation

We had a very complex case and Stites & Harbison handled it expertly and very professionally. Communication was excellent from start to finish and winning was only affirmation. Great firm. Great lawyers.

Lloyd Ledet Credit Bureau Systems, Inc.

Insurance Law

Excellent lawyers with significant experience

Adam Kaiser Alston & Bird, LLP

Commercial Litigation

Excellent, very responsive and professional attorneys. I would recommend them to anyone and have done so. I would not hesitate to use the firm again.

Anthony Cascino AVMA/PLIT

Litigation - Banking & Finance

The attorneys at Stites & Harbison know our company's business and provide practical and straightforward advice consistently.

Environmental Law

I have worked for many years with different lawyers from the firm. Most often, I have dealt with William Gorton. Mr. Gorton's background prior to becoming a lawyer and now experience as an attorney gives him unique insights from a wide area that gives him unique insights and approaches to a wide variety of environmental issues, including how best to solve these issues within the legal constraints of the laws and regulations. These aspects also go to project financing issues. He has an awareness of the ESG issues now having a larger role in environmental compliance. The staff that I have worked with bring a similar level of professionalism and experience.

Trademark Law

Our company has been working with Alexandra MacKay and her team for several years. She is very responsive, excellent at explaining everything they are working on and sets reasonable expectations and possible outcomes.

Marty Hudson MedicalGPS

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Robert Connolly has been one of my go-to Products Liability since I started working in-house at a Fortune 100 medical device company. He is knowledgeable, smart, responsive , strategic and fights for his clients. He has knowledge well beyond the KY area, and is a master at Products Liability across the US and beyond. I wouldn't hesitate to work with him again.

Erica Visokey Comed Corporation

Real Estate Law

The Stites & Harbison team at the Franklin office is one of the best I've ever worked with in the state.

Construction Law

first class, professional, knowledgeable and responsive counsel on a myriad of complex construction matters. Honest and early advice allowing for an early assessment of the path forward with a focus on allowing clients to make informed decisions. . As a general counsel, it makes life easier when you know you turn matters and disputes over to Stites Harbison knowing that the matter will receive the attention that the matter deserves and requires by top of the line counsel.

Michael Strong Garney Construction

Banking and Finance Law

Stites & Harbison and Greg Ehrhard are one of the top Commercial Real Estate firms in the region. Responsive, knowledgeable, and easy to work with regardless of the a transaction's complexly.

Josh Barrick WesBanco

Litigation - Intellectual Property

Deep intellectual property expertise and litigation experience.

Paula Grisanti National Stem Cell Foundation

Real Estate Law

Hal Gill, managing partner of the Atlanta office handles all my real estate transactions. He is my primary contact with the firm. Other partners and associates have been equally responsive to my needs under Hal's guidance. I have dealt with some complex situations and have trust that the firm is evaluating all options and guiding me to risk adjusted solutions.

Dave Schmit Schmit+Associates LLC

Real Estate Law

Stites & Harbison is probably the best firm I've worked with.

Construction Law

Steven Henderson has been our "go to guy" for years. He has ALWAYS steered us in the right direction, and given us a comfort level, that is truly needed in most instances. In one particular contract issue, Steven directed us to Rebecca Sherman. A young lady whom we had never dealt with, and with reason, had concern, due to the timeline we were on. Within about one hour, those concerns were whisked away with her speed and attention to detail. Rebecca was a jewel, and did a terrific job for us. And I'm sure there are others in the firm who do a great job as well. So far, We're batting 2 for 2!!

Danny Daniel Scott, Murphy & Daniel

Commercial Litigation

Maintains open lines of communication keeping clients informed and educated each step of the way breaking down all the legal ease and jargon which is very much appreciated for those, like me, who lack legal expertise.

Christa White Go-Hire Employment and Development, Inc.

Litigation - Banking & Finance

I have really enjoyed working with Stites & Harbison. They are responsive, knowledgeable, and cost-effective given the potential solutions. Our company uses and recommends them without hesitation.

Patent Law

Stites & Harbison is kind, polite, and quick to respond.

Patent Law

Stephen Weyer has been brilliant when handling our cases. Great understanding and very approachable.

Construction Law

William Geisen is outstanding.

Construction Law

They aggressively learned our case and the intricate details in a short time frame and provided time sensitive options and up to date costing throughout. I highly recommend them in the construction law venue.

Jeff Maupin Prime Thermal

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