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Kenneth R. Haggard
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  • Sole Practitioner

Location:

Hopkinsville, KY

Phone:

Fax:

270-885-0927

Email:

Areas Of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI/DWI
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Disability & Illness Discrimination
  • Police Misconduct
  • Race Discrimination
  • Religious Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Discrimination
  • Freedom of Information
  • Prisoners' Rights
  • Search & Seizure Protections
  • Voting Rights
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Drug Violations
  • Federal
  • Felonies
  • Grand Jury Proceedings
  • Misdemeanor
  • Sex Offenses
  • Traffic Violations
  • Victims' Rights
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Americans with Disabilities Act -- Employee
  • Employee Rights -- Employee
  • Employment Discrimination -- Employee
  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) -- Employee
  • Animal Bites -- Plaintiff
  • Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff
  • Defamation & Privacy -- Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability -- Plaintiff
  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
  • Railroad Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Machinery & Tools
  • Medical Products & Devices
  • Pharmaceutical Products
  • Professional Malpractice Law
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Other Professionals Malpractice
  • Age Discrimination

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1989

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1984
  • Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky
    • B.S. - 1981
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Minor: Political Science
    • Minor: Accounting

Representative Cases

  • Poe v. Commonwealth, 201 S.W.3d 37, 2006, Ky. Ct. App.
  • Pace v. Burke, 150 S.W.3d 62, 2004, Ky. Ct. App.
  • Birdsong v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 74 S.W.3d 754, 2001, Ky. Ct. App.

Classes/Seminars

  • Taught Business Law, University of Kentucky, 1991 to 1991
  • Presented "Civil Damages in Police Brutality Cases" Seminar, Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 1989 to 1989

Honors and Awards

  • Kentucky Super Lawyer
  • Kentucky Colonel
  • Named Life Fellow, Kentucky Bar Foundation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Association of Justice, 1984 to Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1999
  • American Association of Justice, 1984
  • Kentucky Bar Association-Audit and Budget Committee Member, 2012 to 2013
  • Committee Member and Member of the Directors of the Kentucky Bar Foundation , 2012 to 2013

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board Member - Kentucky IOLTA Board, 2007
  • Iolta Chairman, 2012 to 2013

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Sigma Chi