|Kentucky - KY||27 years|
|Georgia - GA||28 years|
|Tennessee - TN||10 years|
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Judge Hendricks was elected Circuit Judge for Kentucky's Seventh Judicial Circuit (Logan & Todd Counties) on November 5, 2019 and was sworn in on November 25, 2019.
Joe was a member with Brooks, & Hendricks, PLLC, with offices in Russellville, KY and Springfield, TN. A native of Logan County, Kentucky, Joe returned to Logan County in 2013 practices in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate and Wills, Criminal Defense, Family Law and Business Law. Joe is licensed to practice in Kentucky, Tennessee and Georgia.
Joe graduated from Berry College and Georgia State University College of Law. He began practice in 1995 as an Assistant District Attorney in Georgia's Appalachian Judicial Circuit. After three years, Joe entered private practice in Canton. He ran a successful solo firm. Joe focused on criminal, family, tort, business, and bankruptcy law.
In 2004, Joe was elected Disrict Attorney in the Appalachian Judicial Circuit. Joe spent the next eight years running a highly regarded office. He won murder trials and successfully prosecuted corrupt public officials. His trial performance and moral courage won respect statewide, and Joe was invited to work with the Judicial Qualifications Commission to remove unethical judges around the state.