Welcome Andy Yocum

Kinkead & Stilz PLLC is pleased to welcome Andrew Yocum as an associate attorney. He began with the firm in August of 2021 and has been practicing civil rights and commercial litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced with a Lexington based civil litigation firm.  Andy attended the University of Kentucky College of Law … Read more

Defense Verdict in Estill County Trial

At the close of a three-day trial, an Estill County jury asked to award millions of dollars rendered a verdict imposing no liability on our client in a case involving a three-vehicle accident in which both plaintiffs were seriously injured. While the jury did award substantial damages, they were only a fraction of what the … Read more

Welcome Nelson Rodes

Kinkead & Stilz is pleased to announce that Nelson Rodes has joined the firm as an associate. Nelson is a graduate of Centre College with a BA in History. He then earned his JD from the University of Kentucky College of Law, and an LLM in tax from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Nelson’s focus … Read more

Meet K&S Summer Associate Corey Samples

Kinkead & Stilz is pleased to announce that Corey Samples has joined the firm as a second-year Summer Associate. Corey is a graduate of the University of Kentucky in 2014 with a BA in Communications and Political Science. She is about to start her 3L year as the upcoming Student Bar Association President. Corey is … Read more

Kinkead & Stilz Hiring Litigation Associate

Kinkead & Stilz is looking for a highly motivated litigation Associate with 3-5 years of experience to join our Governmental Liability and Civil Rights Defense Team. As an Associate you will have the opportunity to grow and excel in new and challenging litigation assignments and projects. You will also benefit from mentorship by respected and … Read more

Kinkead & Stilz Hiring Estate Planning and Tax Paralegal

Kinkead & Stilz is looking for a highly motivated, driven, and experienced paralegal to join our Estate Planning and Tax Team. As a valued member of the Estate Planning and Tax Team, you will have the opportunity to grow and excel in new and challenging engagements and projects. Your responsibilities will include (but are not … Read more

K&S Attorneys Named 2021 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Kinkead & Stilz is pleased to announce that Robert C. Stilz, Jr., Melanie S. Marrs, David A. Trevey, Tommy Todd, and Lesley King have all been named to the 2021 Kentucky Super Lawyers List. Robbie is a Super Lawyer in real estate and banking. Melanie is a Super Lawyer in medical malpractice defense. David has … Read more

Kinkead & Stilz Appeals Wins

Kinkead & Stilz would like to highlight some of its recent appellate victories. These wins are emblematic of the excellence Kinkead & Stilz attorneys and staff offer in their representation of each client. Tonya Rager and David Trevey successfully prosecuted an interlocutory appeal in which the Court of Appeals held that the trial court improperly … Read more

In Memoriam Carol Barr

The attorneys and staff of Kinkead & Stilz, PLLC, extend their heartfelt condolences to Congressman Andy Barr and his daughters, Eleanor and Mary Clay, on the tragic loss of their beautiful wife and mother, Carol. Andy and Carol were a part of the Kinkead & Stilz family for four years, and Carol made a lasting … Read more

Tax Deadline Update

On March 20, 2020 U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced on Twitter that the U.S. tax filing deadline for 2019 individual and business tax returns would be extended to July 15, 2020. In response and to clarify Mnuchin’s Tweet, the Internal Revenue Service issued Notice 2020-18, and IR 2020-58. Notice 2020-18 states that the due … Read more

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