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Joseph Leon Hardesty

Member
Stites & Harbison, PLLC
400 West Market Street, Suite 1800
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
Peer Rating
4.8 of 5.0
Client Rating
N/R
AV Rated
Experience & Credentials
Practice Areas
Arbitration; Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution; Business Litigation; Professional Liability Litigation; Construction; Sustainability and Emerging Technology; Pretrial Practice and eDiscovery; Insurance Coverage; Bad Faith and Regulatory Litigation; Government and Regulatory Litigation; Litigation and Appeals; Natural Resources and Energy; Energy; Utilities/Infrastructure; Insurance Carriers/Brokers/Agents; Educational Institutions; Telecommunications; Government Procurement and Contracts; Civil Litigation; Labor and Employment Law; Corporate House Counsel; Education Law; Construction/Public Contract
University
United State Military Academy, B.S., 1976
Law School
University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, J.D., 1984
Admitted
1984, Kentucky and Indiana; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky; U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana; U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
ISLN
906702909
Peer Reviews (14)
AV Rated
4.8/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Litigation, Construction Contracts, Complex Commercial Litigation, Complex Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Construction Litigation, Construction Claims, Construction Law and Corporate Law
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
4.9/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.8/5
Judgment
4.9/5
Communication Ability
4.8/5
Legal Experience
4.9/5
Peer Reviews (14)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/29/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 07/20/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/03/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/01/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/01/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/30/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 06/25/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Joseph is a credit to the Ky. Bar Association.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 06/25/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have know Mr. Hardesty for his entire career. He is highly deserving of an AV rating.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 03/12/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/12/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 03/10/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 07/11/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.2/5.0 Posted by a Member on 07/05/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 06/25/14
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
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