William Sharp

William Sharp

Senior Counsel

Direct Tel: 1-502-584-1600
Fax: 1-502-584-9971
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William practices in the areas of constitutional law, torts and products liability, insurance defense, white collar criminal defense, and appellate litigation. William’s experience includes representing clients at every level of Kentucky’s state and federal court systems, including the U.S. and Kentucky Supreme Courts.

Over the past eighteen years, William has amassed substantial pre-trial, trial, and appellate experience in criminal and civil matters, including in complex constitutional litigation in Kentucky’s state and federal courts. He has successfully briefed and argued First Amendment issues before the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, and he has served as lead counsel in over a dozen state court criminal jury trials in which a verdict was returned. His experience also includes successfully representing individuals and organizations in Open Records Act litigation, both at the trial level and on appeal.

Kentucky (including all Federal District Courts in Kentucky); U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court.

Law School
Washington & Lee University of Law, J.D., 1999

Transylvania University, B.A., 1992