Barton D. Darrell
Mr. Darrell is a 1987 graduate of the University of Louisville School of Law and a 1984 graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College. On September 16, 2014 he began his official duties as President of Kentucky Wesleyan College. Mr. Darrell joined the firm in 1987 and is licensed to practice in all state courts in the Commonwealth of Kentucky as well as its federal courts. He is a member and past president of the Bowling Green-Warren County Bar Association and is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Kentucky Defense Counsel. He is past vice chair of Kentucky's Council for Postsecondary Education, overseeing the operation of Kentucky's colleges and universities. He is a Fellow with the American College of Trial Lawyers and Litigation Counsel of America. He has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Bowling Green-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, a founding director of the board of the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center, chairman of the board for the American Red Cross, a member of the Governor's Advisory Council for Volunteer Services, a member of the board of Leadership Kentucky and in numerous other public service capacities. Darrell was named "Kentucky's Outstanding Young Lawyer" by the Kentucky Bar Association and one of forty "New Leaders for the 21st Century" for Kentucky by the Louisville Courier-Journal, Lexington Herald-Leader and the Shakertown Roundtable. He received the "Gwen Davis Award" from the Bowling Green-Warren County Bar Association for his commitment to public service and community spirit and the "Clara Barton Honor Award for Meritorious Volunteer Leadership" by the American Red Cross.
Mr. Darrell is a formally trained and certified mediator and serves as mediator in civil and domestic litigation throughout the state of Kentucky. He has been certified as a Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Mr. Darrell currently serves as Of-Counsel with the firm.
Kentucky does not certify specialties in legal fields.