David A. Owen - Dickinson Wright PLLC

David A. Owen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 859-899-8700

David represents businesses in a variety of complex commercial litigation matters. His litigation practice includes environmental, coal, agribusiness, toxic tort, securities and antitrust matters, as well as all types of business disputes. He also serves many medium and small businesses as outside general counsel. David has previously served in a variety of firm management positions including Partner-in-Charge of the Lexington office and is a member of the firm’s Compensation Committee.

Clemson UniversityNorthern Kentucky UniversityJ.D. 1987
Omega Protein, Inc.Commerce Lexington, Inc.Greater Lexington Chamber of Commerce (currently Commerce Lexington, Inc.) Fayette Education Foundation Prevent Child Abuse of KentuckyPrevent Child Abuse of AmericaKentucky World Trade Center, Inc.United Way of the BluegrassFayette County Bar Foundation, Inc.Barkley Woods Homeowners Association

Case History

Defend Dairy Farmers of America — A leading milk-marketing cooperative and dairy food processor, in connection with anti-trust claims in Kentucky and the Southeastern United States.
Defend Tempur-Pedic — in a federal securities fraud class action filed in Lexington, Kentucky
Defend publicly traded coal company — in connection with alleged lost coal claims.
Represent publicly traded manufacturing company — in connection with RCRA and CERCLA environmental claims by USEPA, state agencies and prior and adjacent property owners.
Defend Global Fitness Holdings d/b/a Urban Active — alleged class action claims in Kentucky and Ohio.

Office Location

300 West Vine Street, Suite 1700
Lexington, KY 40507
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Appellate Practice of the Lexington Metro Area
David A. Owen has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice (Defendants, Federal, Litigation, Regulatory)
Commercial Litigation (Antitrust, Business Disputes, Civil Litigation, Complex Litigation, Construction, Energy, Environmental, Equine, Large Case Litigation)
Environmental Law
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Environmental

Other Information

Gender: Male