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Justin Scott Peterson

Personal injury Attorney at Lexington, KY

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  • Licensed for 15 years
    State KY
    Acquired 2008
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KENTUCKY, CALL ME. I AM HERE TO HELP YOU AND YOUR FAMILY THROUGH THE UNCERTAIN AND DIFFICULT PROCESS FOLLOWING A SERIOUS INJURY CAUSED BY THE FAULT OF ANOTHER. I HANDLE CASES INVOLVING SERIOUS PERSONAL INJURY AND DEATH AND ROUTINELY HANDLE COMPLEX LITIGATION.

Mr. Peterson has been a trial attorney since graduating from the University Of Kentucky College of Law. He has obtained millions of dollars in settlements on behalf of his clients. As lead counsel, Mr.Peterson has tried multiple criminal cases to a jury verdict and enjoys an undefeated record. Mr. Peterson has also served as lead counsel and tried multiple civil cases to jury verdict with successful results.

 
Prior to starting the Peterson Law Office, Mr. Peterson was a partner/shareholder at a large insurance defense law firm in Lexington. His practice representing the insurance companies and their insureds in the highest level of litigation has prepared him for handling any type of injury claim. He knows what the insurance companies look for in evaluating settlements and what drives increased settlements and successful results.
 
Mr. Peterson’s litigation practice include: auto and truck accidents, premises liability, fall cases, medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury, insurance bad faith (USCPA), product liability, business and contractual litigation, employment law, wrongful termination, and civil rights claims, including discrimination and retaliation matters. Mr. Peterson also serves as General Counsel for the Lexington Legends and coaches the tournament of champions trial teams at the University of Kentucky College of Law. Call today to schedule a consultation with Mr. Peterson or one of our other experienced Lexington personal injury lawyers today.

Location

Peterson Law Office PLLC
2424 Harrodsburg Rd Suite 205
Lexington, KY, 40503

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Cost

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  • Free Consultation 120 minutes
  • Contingency 35%-45%

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.2 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Golden Law Office
  • 2015 - Present
  • Partner
  • Golden and Walters
  • 2008 - 2015

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2008
  • University of Kentucky
  • BS - Bachelor of Science Economics and Finance
  • 2005

Associations

  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Outstanding Trial Advocate Award
  • University of Kentucky College of Law
  • 2008
  • Powell Medallion
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Regional Champion Sixth Region
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Award for Excellency in Trial Advocacy
  • Charles E. "Buzz" English, Jr.
  • 2008
  • Award for Excellency in Trial Advocacy
  • English, Lucas, Priest & Owsley
  • 2008
  • Powell Medallion
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • 2007
  • Regional Champion Sixth Region
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • 2007
  • Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Golden and Walters
  • N/A
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Personal injury Attorney | Feb 08
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"Justin is a great personal injury attorney whom I strongly endorse."

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Lexington Personal injury Lawyer Justin Scott Peterson
Justin Scott Peterson
Personal injury Attorney
Lexington, KY
Licensed for 15 years
Free Consultation