Shannon Antle Hamilton - Stites & Harbison, PLLC

Shannon Antle Hamilton

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Shannon Hamilton is a seasoned litigator and counselor on complex employment law issues. She has lead trial counsel experience in employment litigation and has tried numerous employment cases to verdict. Shannon also has significant experience as trial counsel in other litigation areas, including personal injury, commercial and business tort litigation in addition to routinely handling EEOC charges and other administrative claims relating to discrimination under both state and federal law.

Her employment litigation practice focuses on defending employers against sexual harassment and retaliation claims, covenants not to compete, nonsolicitation and confidentiality agreements.

Shannon was Chief Talent Office for the firm from 2013 to 2015. He is co-chair for the firm's Employment Law Service Group, was a former chair of the firm's Diversity Committee and a Member and former chair of the S.W.I.F.T. (Stites Women Investing in our Futures Together) Committee.

University of LouisvilleBSBA 1985University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of LawJ.D. 1988
American Bar AssociationKentucky Bar AssociationLouisville Bar AssociationLitigation Counsel of America

Case History

Defense Jury Verdicts — Obtained defense jury verdicts in two age discrimination cases based on a reduction-in-force. Paul R. Mitchell and Paul A. Stinnett v. Duramic, LLC, Daviess Circuit Court 
Wage & Hour Class Action — Co-counsel in one of the first Kentucky wage & hour class actions tried to a jury defense verdict.  Diana Johnston v. The Rawlings Company, LLC, et al., Oldham Circuit Court
Covenant Not to Compete Agreement — Lead counsel for plaintiff in Gardner Denver Drum LLC v. Peter Goodier and Tuthill Vacuum and Blower Systems, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 20703 (2006), to enforce a covenant not to compete agreement. 
Whistleblower Action — Obtained a defense jury verdict in favor of her client in a state whistleblower action.

Office Location

400 West Market Street, Suite 1800
Louisville, KY 40202-3352
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the Louisville Metro Area
Shannon Antle Hamilton has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment

Other Information

Gender: Female