A tremendous benefit of membership in the Louisville Bar Association is the opportunity to join one or more of the practice-related sections. The LBA offers 20 sections covering a wide range of specialty areas.

Section chairs and vice-chairs are responsible for coordinating regular meetings, continuing legal education (CLE) seminars, section contributions to the LBA's monthly publication Bar Briefs, and at least one service project per year.

The following is a list of the 2021 Section Chairs and Vice-Chairs:

Help Needed! We are currently filling positions for 2022 sections leadership. If you are interested in filling any of the below vacant positions, please contact Lisa Anspach at lanspach@loubar.org (502) 583-5314.

Click HERE to view the 2022 LBA Section Chair Responsibilities. 




ADR/Mediation A. Holland (Holly) Houston Position Available
Appellate Young-Eun Park Dorislee Gilbert
Bankruptcy Bryan J. Sisto Gina M. Young
Corporate Law Position Available Position Available
Criminal Law Elizabeth (Beth) McMahon Critt Cunningham
Environmental Law Position Available Position Available
Family Law Laura P. Russell Macauley J. Campbell
Federal Practice

Tommy Gleason

Chris Tieke

Health Law Josh Lee Stearns Patricia C. Le Meur
Human Rights Law Tommy Clines Position Available
In-House Counsel Gregory S. Metzger Lynn K. Fieldhouse
Intellectual Property Peter J. Rosene Mari-Elise Paul
Labor & Employment Paul E. Goatley Calesia Shaneece Henson
Litigation Elisabeth S. Gray Matthew P. Dearmond
Probate & Estate Phillip A. Pearson Maria Tipton
Public Interest Law Neil B. Riley Melissa Weinstein
Real Estate Clifford H. Ashburner G. Hunt Rounsavall Jr.
Solo & Small Practice Laurel Hajek Carlos Hernandez Ocampo

Caitlin Rieser

Elizabeth Mosley

Position Available
Worker's Compensation Law  Position Available  Position Available
Young Lawyers Ashlea N. Hellmann

Briana N. Lathon

David W. Spalding

Section chairs and vice-chairs must be active members of the LBA. If you are interested in filling a position, please contact Lisa Anspach or call (502) 583-5314.