WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT FINANCIAL POWERS OF ATTORNEY

Every adult should consider executing a financial power of attorney, but what is a financial power of attorney? A financial power of attorney is a document in which you authorize another person to act on your behalf – to make decisions regarding your property and your finances.  A financial power of attorney does not authorize … Read more

Meet K&S Summer Associate Sanders Platt

Kinkead & Stilz is pleased to welcome Sanders Platt as a Summer Associate. Sanders graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2017 with a B.A. in History and a minor in International Studies. Sanders will begin his third year of law school in the fall at the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of … Read more

Meet K&S Summer Associate Jacob Baird

Kinkead & Stilz is pleased to announce that Jacob Baird has joined the firm as a Summer Associate. Jacob is participating in the UK BLUE 3 + 3 Program, so he just “officially” finished his undergraduate work this semester, although the last time he took an undergraduate class was in the Fall of 2020. He … Read more

Welcome Robert Jenkins

Kinkead & Stilz PLLC is pleased to welcome Robert A. Jenkins as Counsel. Robert began his career working in the private practice of law firm 1984-1993. Following this, he worked at the Legislative Research Commission for 28 years. Following his retirement from LRC, he joined Green Chesnut & Hughes PLLC for one year prior to … Read more

Welcome Pam Chesnut

Kinkead & Stilz PLLC is pleased to welcome Pamela A. Chesnut as a Partner. She attended University of Kentucky Law School and began practicing law after being admitted in 1984. Her practice includes insurance defense litigation, coverage analysis and coverage litigation. Outside of the office, Pam enjoys walking her dog and playing tennis.

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

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