William E. Hellmann - Stites & Harbison, PLLC

William E. Hellmann

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Bill Hellmann has more than 35 years experience as a transactional attorney representing clients in a wide array of business and finance matters. He enjoys drafting and negotiating complex documents, as well as counseling with major clients on legal and business matters. He has significant experience representing airports in contract and financial matters.  

Before Stites & Harbison

Bill served on active duty with the U.S. Navy for four years, followed by a stint in the Naval Reserves.  He served both as a surface warfare officer and as an intelligence officer.

More Than Stites & Harbison

Bill served on the board of directors of a publicly-traded company for 22 years and has been a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors.  He is a current member of the U.S. Naval Institute.


University of LouisvilleBA 1971University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of LawJ.D. 1977
American Bar AssociationKentucky Bar AssociationLouisville Bar Association

Case History

Complex Business Transactions — Draft and negotiate documents for complex business transactions
Business & Legal advice

Provide strategic business and legal advice for clients

Proposals — Advise governmental agencies on requests for proposals and related contracts

Office Location

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

Practice Areas

Corporate Law

Other Information

Gender: Male