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Kara Michele Harp

Medical malpractice Attorney at Covington, KY

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  • State Years
    Kentucky - KY 9 years
    Ohio - OH 9 years
  • Licensed for 9 years
    State KY
    Acquired 2015
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 9 years
    State OH
    Acquired 2014
    Active No misconduct found

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About Kara

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Kara has devoted her practice solely to representing injury victims. Kara joined TLF in 2014 after graduating from law school. She represents people needlessly injured due to medical negligence, including birth injuries, spinal cord injuries, strokes, and other catastrophic injuries. She enjoys immersing herself in the medicine and science applicable to each case to challenge negligent medical providers and advocate for her clients. She has been selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in Medical Malpractice, an award given to the top 2.5% of attorneys under age 40, since 2019. Kara has also successfully litigated and resolved cases on behalf of individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, and on behalf of pedestrians seriously injured by negligent drivers.

Kara earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of Kentucky, graduating summa cum laude with a 4.0 grade point average. Kara graduated magna cum laude from Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University. She was one of only two students in her graduating class to earn a Certificate for Excellence in Advocacy, which represents leadership skills and coursework emphasizing written and oral advocacy, pre-trial and trial skills, and alternative dispute resolution.

Outside the office, Kara is involved in several professional and volunteer activities. Kara is an Adjunct Professor at her alma mater, Chase College of Law, is a member of the Northern Kentucky Bar Association’s Board of Directors and is past Chair of the Northern Kentucky Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section. She has served as a Planning and Zoning Commissioner in the City of Bellevue since 2021.

Kara is from the Lexington area and moved to Northern Kentucky to attend law school. She currently resides in Bellevue. Kara enjoys staying active through weightlifting. On weekends, she can often be found at local craft breweries with her shih tzu, Benson.


The Lawrence Firm, PSC
535 Madison Avenue, Ste. 500
Covington, KY, 41011

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  • Contingency 33%-40%
  • Retainer Sometimes


AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Adjunct Professor
  • NKU Chase College of Law
  • 2023 - Present
  • Attorney
  • The Lawrence Firm
  • 2014 - Present


  • Northern Kentucky University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2014
  • University of Kentucky
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2009


  • Northern Kentucky Bar Association
  • Board Member
  • 2021 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Ohio Association for Justice
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Northern Kentucky Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
  • Chair
  • 2020 - 2021
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate for Excellence in Advocacy
  • NKU Chase College of Law
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (3)
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Medical malpractice Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"As a fellow lawyer in the community, I can verify Kara's reputation as an amazing medical malpractice attorney. She is well versed in the law and fights tirelessly for her clients. I highly recommend her."
Medical malpractice Attorney | May 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Harp is a great attorney with a proven track record of working diligently and getting the best possible outcome for clients. I recommend Kara to anyone looking for superb representation!"
Personal injury Attorney | May 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Kara is a excellent attorney who will fight tirelessly to get fair compensation for her injured clients. Kara knows how to take a hard stance against insurance companies while at the same time treating her clients with respect and compassion."
Car accident Attorney | Feb 01
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Kara is a skillful attorney who works tirelessly for her clients."
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Covington Medical malpractice Lawyer Kara Michele Harp
Kara Michele Harp
Medical malpractice Attorney
Covington, KY
Licensed for 9 years