John K. Bush - Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP

John K. Bush

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 502-587-3669

John is a member of the Litigation Practice Group. He practices in complex litigation, including antitrust, franchise, tobacco products, securities, financial institutions, insurance, intellectual property and product liability disputes. He has litigated in state and federal courts in many jurisdictions and in arbitration proceedings.

Vanderbilt UniversityBA 1986Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1989
Federalist Society, Louisville Lawyers ChapterAdvisory Committee on Rules, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth CircuitKentucky Opera Board of TrusteesForum Club of Louisville

Case History

KFC Corporation v. JRN, Inc. (W.D. Ky. 2012) — Lead trial counsel representing second largest U.S. franchisee of KFC that defeated preliminary injunction motion, which later settled.
KFC National Council and Advertising Cooperative, Inc. v. KFC Corporation (Del. Chan. 2011) — Lead trial counsel representing KFC National Council and Advertising Cooperative, which obtained trial judgment in its favor.
Lead Trial Counsel — Lead trial counsel for a major sporting goods manufacturer in multi-district federal litigation involving antitrust and tortious inference claims in the context of rule-making by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
Representation — Represented parties in numerous litigation, arbitration and other matters involving the tobacco industry’s Master Settlement Agreement with 46 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. Territories.
Antitrust Advice — Antitrust advice to clients relating to mergers and acquisitions and disputes regarding distribution, franchisor-franchisee relations and pricing.

Office Location

3500 National City Tower
101 South Fifth Street
Louisville, KY 40202
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Antitrust of the Louisville Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Appellate Practice of the Louisville Metro Area
John K. Bush has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!John K. Bush has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Appellate Practice (Complex Assets)
Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Antitrust
Litigation - Banking and Finance
Litigation - Intellectual Property

Other Information

Gender: Male