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 2018 Section Chairs and Vice-Chairs:

Help Needed! We are still looking to fill many of these positions. If you are interested in filling any of the below vacant positions, please contact Lisa Anspach at lanspach@loubar.org (502) 583-5314.

Section

Chair

Vice-Chair

ADR/Mediation Carol Schureck Petitt Position Available
Appellate David A. Erhart Joey Wright
Bankruptcy Keith J. Larson April A. Wimberg
Corporate Law Emily B. Irwin Tara Adkins McGuire
Criminal Law Krsna I. Tibbs A. Matthew Weyand
Environmental Law Position Available Position Available
Family Law Abigail M. Green Maya R. Warrier
Health Law Rosmond Dolen Sarah Ellen Potter
Human Rights Law Nirupama (Nima) Kulkarni .A. Holland (Holly) Houston 
In-House Counsel Steven A. Brehm Gregory S. Metzger
Intellectual Property Joseph Morris Position Available
Labor & Employment Mark J. Gomsak Demetrius Holloway
Litigation Danielle Jarvis Lewis Thomas Gleason
Probate & Estate C. Shawn Fox Bart A. Brown, III
Public Interest Law Deborah K. Kent Position Available
Real Estate Danielle WIlson Mitchell M. Jackson
Social Security Position Available Position Available 
Solo & Small Practice D. Sean Nilsen Benjamin F. Wyman, III
Taxation Emily E. Meyer  Robert C. Webb
Young Lawyers Dwight D. Young Abigail Fargen Riley

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.