Robert Jenkins
Of Counsel

I consider it a privilege to work with clients and learn more about them both personally and professionally. This provides a sound foundation to work collaboratively and achieve the best possible results.

Practical Experience

Advocacy for business professionals. Successfully represented business professionals in matters affecting their professional obligations and ethics.

Advocacy for individuals and groups interested in government involvement. Extensive experience working for individuals and groups interested in participating with various government entities.

Advocacy for insurance professionals. Successfully represented businesses insurance companies, insurance agents, and insured individuals in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Advocacy for transportation, including aviation, professionals. Successfully represented transportation businesses and professionals, including those involving motor vehicles, trucking companies, and air lines, in multi-million dollar claims.

Proven Expertise

Other Practice Areas



Extra-Contractual Liability Defense

General Negligence Defense

Personal Injury Defense

Premises Liability Defense

State Government (and Legislative) Advocacy and Consultation

Products Liability

Transportation Litigation Defense



JD, Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University, 1984

BA, Political Science, Wake Forest University, 1981


Admitted to Practice

Commonwealth of Kentucky

U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


Professional Memberships

Kentucky Bar Association

Fayette County  Bar Association

Defense Research Institute


Speaking and Outside Engagements

Author, articles for various law firm publications.

Author and Speaker, “Workers’ Compensation in Kentucky,” Kentucky Bar Association District Bar (1992)

Graduate, Leadership Northern Kentucky, 1991

Lecturer, “Budgeting and Forecasting,” Masters in Public Policy Program, Kentucky State University (2012)

Lecturer, Classes of Bibhuti K. Sar, “Health Care Law and Legislative Process,” Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville (1995-1996)

Lecturer, “Workers’ Compensation in Kentucky,” Northern Kentucky University. Substitute for H. Douglas Jones (1990-1992)

Member, Covington/Kenton County Jaycees, Covington, Kentucky (1988-1993)

Member, Wake Forest University, Kentucky Alumni Chapter (1986-present)

Member, Wake Forest University Alumni-In-Admissions Program for Kentucky/West Virginia District (1986-present); President (1986-1988)

Presentation, addressed over 250 civic organizations and nonprofit groups explaining the legislative process, issues confronting the Kentucky General Assembly, and advocacy on behalf of the Legislative Research Commission (1993-2021)

Presentation, numerous continuing legal education seminars on behalf of the Kentucky Bar Association and the Legislative Research Commission (1993-2021)

Volunteer, numerous non-profit organizations in Cincinnati, Ohio, northern Kentucky, and Lexington, Kentucky (1988-present)