Bob Connolly serves as Chairman of the Firm. He is based in the Louisville office and has been with the firm since 1980. He is a member of the firm's Business Litigation Section and the Torts & Insurance Practice Service Group.
Bob has tried more than 80 cases to jury verdicts in several states. He has also argued before every appellate court in the federal and state courts of Kentucky. His practice includes defending complex product liability claims and construction and commercial disputes. He has also had experience in administrative, OSHA, insurance, and admiralty claims. Bob is a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America.
Bob also served as a Special Justice on the Kentucky Supreme Court, Greene, et. al. v. Commonwealth of Kentucky, Administrative Office of the Courts, et. al., ____ S.W.3d ___ (KY September 22, 2011).
Medical Device Litigation — Trial counsel for a major medical device manufacturer in multiple states
Construction Litigation — National counsel for a nation-wide construction company in corporate and litigation matters
Mass Tort Litigation — Supervising trial counsel in mass tort litigation involving more than 2,000 plaintiffs in Kentucky