William R. Garmer

William R. Garmer: Attorney with Garmer & Prather, PLLC
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Biography

Phi Delta Phi. fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers. Listed in: The Best Lawyers in America, 1987—; Super Lawyers, 2007— (Top 50 in Kentucky, 2008, 2010-2014); Who's Who in American Law, 1988—. Recipient, 1998 Kentucky Academy of Trial Lawyers Trial Lawyer of the Year Award. Professor of Law, Litigation Skills and Health Care Law, University of Kentucky College of Law, 1981—. Law Clerk to Hon. B.T. Moynahan, Jr., Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky, 1975-1976.

fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers; Kentucky Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
859-254-9351  Phone
859-233-9769  Fax
www.garmerprather.com
University Attended:
University of Kentucky, B.A., 1968
Law School Attended:
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1975
Year of First admission:
1975
Admission:
1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1976, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky; 2011, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky; 1975, Kentucky; 2012, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Member: Fayette County, Kentucky (Board of Governors, 2011—, Committee on Specialization and Certification, 1982-1984; Committee on Litigation, 1989—) and American Bar Associations; Kentucky Justice Association (Board of Governors, 1984-1989, Treasurer, 1990, Secretary, 1991, Vice President, 1992, President-Elect, 1993, President, 1994); American Association for Justice (Chair, Council of State Presidents, 1995-1996; Board of Governors, 1997—2011).
Military:
Staff Sergeant, U.S. Air Force 1969-1973
Special Agencies:
Chair, Kentucky Democratic Party 2004; Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence.
Reported Cases:
Hilen v. Hays, Ky., 673 S.W.2d 713 (1984); Williams v. St. Claire Medical Center, Ky. App., 657 S.W.2d 590 (1983).
ISLN:
907192679
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