Givhan & Spainhour PSC
200 South Buckman Street
Suite 1
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
John E. Spainhour
  • Managing Partner

Location:

Shepherdsville, KY

Phone:

Fax:

502-955-7000

Email:

Areas Of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning
  • Social Security
  • Banking
  • Corporate Law
  • Trials and Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1976
  • Tennessee, 1987
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1979
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1993

Education

  • Vanderbilt University School of Law, Nashville, Tennessee
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 00/1976
  • University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1973
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Economics and Political Science

Published Works

  • Divorce in Kentucky A Primer For Pension Valuation Kentucky Trial Lawyers Curriculum, 1989

Representative Cases

  • Bullitt County v. Bullitt County Board of Health, 2013-SC-000023-D, Supreme Court of Kentucky

Classes/Seminars

  • Law Office Economics, Computers, Domestic Relation, KBA, LBA, KJA
  • Trial Practice Seminar , University of Kentucky College of Law

Honors And Awards

  • Martindale-Hubble "AV" Rating
  • Included in The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
  • Listed in Louisville Magazine's "Top Lawyers in Louisville"
  • Listed in Kentucky Magazine's "Kentucky Best Lawyers"
  • Included in Super Lawyers Directory
  • Included in American Trial Lawyers Association's "Top 100 Trial Lawyers"
  • Rated by Better Business Association as "A+"

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Bullitt County Bar Association, Secretary 2000; President 2002
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Life Fellow
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Kentucky Justice Association, Board of Governors, 1986 to 2008
  • American Justice Association
  • Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys

Ancillary Businesses

  • Lecturer
  • Software Developer

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Delta Tau Delta

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