Jim is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® and is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® for his many legal accomplishments. He has assembled a team of lawyers to advise clients in employee stock ownership transactions. To date, he has closed in excess of 30 such transactions. He has also received the Outstanding Volunteer Attorney Award in 2003 and the Louisville Bar Association's Distinguished Service Award in 2002.
Jim is a member of the Louisville, Kentucky and American Bar Associations, as well as The Group Inc., Louisville Employee Benefits Council, the ESOP Association and the Small Business Council of America. To give back to the community, he volunteers with Greater Louisville Inc., is a Board Member for the Catholic Cemeteries, is a Board Member of the Lakeside Masters Swim Team and is the Louisville Bar Association's Tax Counsel. Married with two children in college, he enjoys Masters swimming and road biking in his free time.