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 2019 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 Molly Isaacs-McLeod
Appellate Young-Eun Park Position Available
Bankruptcy April A. Wimberg Christopher B. Madden
Corporate Law Tara McGuire Kellie Renee Davis Beckman
Criminal Law A. Matthew Weyand Sarah E. Clay
Environmental Law Douglas Scott Porter Position Available
Family Law Abigail M. Green Laura P. Russell
Health Law Position Available Josh Lee Stearns
Human Rights Law Laura E. Landenwich Tom Clines
In-House Counsel Gregory S. Metzger Lynn K. Fieldhouse
Intellectual Property Position Available Position Available
Labor & Employment Demetrius Holloway Roosevelt (Joe) Joseph Stennis
Litigation Thomas Gleason Samuel W. Wardle
Probate & Estate Bart A. Brown Maria Tipton
Public Interest Law Neil B. Riley Position Available
Real Estate Nicholas R. Pregliasco Clifford H. Ashburner
Social Security Position Available Position Available
Solo & Small Practice Position Available Position Available
Taxation Position Available  Position Available
Young Lawyers Abigail Fargen Riley

Isaac Tyler Fain

James J. Wilkerson

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.