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John M Doyle

Car accident Attorney at Louisville, KY

5.0   5 reviews
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State KY
    Acquired 2002
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About John

Learn John’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Car accident
    car accidents, motorcycle accidents, school bus accidents, bus accidents

    22 years

  2. Personal injury
    slip & fall accidents, workers compensation, medical negligence, nursing home negligence, dog bites, Jones Act, product liability

    22 years

  3. Criminal defense
    DUI, DWI, traffic violations, speeding tickets, misdemeanors, felonies, drug charges, assault

    22 years

  4. Trucking accident
    over the road, box trucks, dump trucks, commercial vehicles

    22 years

  5. Wrongful death

    22 years

John has been an attorney in Kentucky for more 20 years. He has tried numerous jury trials in Jefferson County and in other parts of the state and handled numerous multi-million dollar injury claims. John graduated from the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville as a Juris Doctor. He was a member of the Brandeis Law Journal, Moot Court Board, and Book Award recipient. He also attended the University of Louisville on a full-academic scholarship and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Management. He was a member of numerous scholar societies and the University Track and Cross-Country teams.

John is an Eagle Scout, a graduate of the Louisville Bar Association Leadership Academy, a member of the Kentucky Justice Association, American Justice Association, Louisville Bar Association, and the Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

John previously worked with Jones Ward, PLC, Maury D. Kommor & Associates, PLLC and the Louisville-Jefferson Co. Public Defender’s Office, and clerked for the Kentucky Court of Appeals and an insurance defense firm. He focuses his practice primarily on personal injury litigation, including wrongful death, serious automobile, truck and semi-truck injury cases, slip and falls, insurance coverage disputes, work place injury, nursing home and hospital liability, dog-bites, and professional negligence. He also maintains a significant criminal defense practice and handles probate/estate planning.


Bahe, Cook, Cantley & Nefzger, PLC
1041 Goss Ave
Louisville, KY, 40217

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Posted by Andy | October 26, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent representation
John Doyle’s expertise in negotiating with insurance companies resulted in an outstanding settlement for both me and my son. He has many years of experience in representing injured parties and knows exactly how to manage the payment of medical bills while securing a fair settlement. I highly recommend him if you’re in need of a personal injury attorney.
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Posted by Miller | June 14, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Lawyer
Thank you Mr Doyle for all you've done for me and my child during our auto accident.
Posted by Shanika | March 8, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
He was great very understanding and graceful,kind,caring, always there in time of need just a great man to have met with great pleasure. Will always be a great attorney for all business affairs
Posted by Kathryn | August 12, 2014
Very trustworthy! !!
John has worked several cases for me and each time I have been very pleased with the the communication and how thoroughly he worked to propose me with what I needed. Would definitely use again! !
Posted by Becky | July 31, 2014
very pleased with service provided
I have found Mr. Doyle to be trustworthy and truly concerned about my welfare and well being. I believe I made an excellent decision in choosing him for my case.


  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 8.1 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Bahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger, PLC
  • 2016 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Jones Ward, PLC
  • 2013 - 2016
  • Attorney
  • Maury D. Kommor & Associates, PLLC
  • 2004 - 2013
  • Attorney
  • Louisville Metro Public Defender Office
  • 2002 - 2004
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  • Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2002
  • University of Louisville
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1997


  • Million Dollar/ Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Leadership Academy
  • 2007 - Present
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2004 - Present
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2016
  • Member
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2016


Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (3)
Endorse John
Personal injury Attorney | Oct 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"John is a very skilled, knowledgeable, and thorough attorney who cares about getting good results for his clients. That is why I have and will continue to refer cases to him."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. John is our firm's "go-to" guy with Kentucky criminal defense matters. He is also a skilled personal injury attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse John Doyle, without reservation. John is professional, hard-working, and dedicated to obtaining the best possible results for his clients."
Car accident Attorney | Feb 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"John is a fantastic attorney. He has experience in a number of different legal areas, including auto accidents, premises liability, trucking accidents, and more. I know that potential clients will be happy with his work ethic and great results."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"John is as diligent and trustworthy as any lawyer in Louisville. I regularly refer clients to him and I have never heard back anything but very, very good things from the clients."
Medical malpractice
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Louisville Car accident Lawyer John M Doyle
John M Doyle
Car accident Attorney
Louisville, KY
Licensed for 21 years
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