Kenneth Haggard

Law Office of Kenneth R. Haggard
800 South Virginia Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
270-885-1417
www.haggardlawoffice.com


Areas of Practice

       
  • Personal Injury
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  • Criminal Law
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  • DUI/DWI
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  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
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  • Disability & Illness Discrimination
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  • Police Misconduct
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  • Race Discrimination
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  • Religious Discrimination
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  • Sex Discrimination
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  • Sexual Harassment
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  • Discrimination
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  • Freedom of Information
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  • Prisoners' Rights
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  • Search & Seizure Protections
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  • Voting Rights
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  • Criminal Fraud
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  • Drug Violations
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  • Federal
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  • Felonies
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  • Grand Jury Proceedings
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  • Misdemeanor
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  • Sex Offenses
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  • Traffic Violations
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  • Victims' Rights
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  • White Collar Crimes
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  • Americans with Disabilities Act -- Employee
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  • Employee Rights -- Employee
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  • Employment Discrimination -- Employee
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  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) -- Employee
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  • Animal Bites -- Plaintiff
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  • Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff
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  • Defamation & Privacy -- Plaintiff
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  • Premises Liability -- Plaintiff
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  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
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  • Railroad Accidents -- Plaintiff
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  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
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  • Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff
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  • Products Liability Law
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  • Machinery & Tools
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  • Medical Products & Devices
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  • Pharmaceutical Products
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  • Professional Malpractice Law
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  • Dental Malpractice
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  • Medical Malpractice
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  • Other Professionals Malpractice
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  • Age Discrimination

Litigation Percentage

       
  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

       
  • Kentucky, 1984
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  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1985
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  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1989

Education

       
  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
         
    • J.D. - 1984

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  • Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky
         
    • B.S. magna cum laude - 1981

         
    • Major: Political Science
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    • Minor: Accounting & General Business

Representative Cases


Classes/Seminars

       
  • Taught Business Law, University of Kentucky, 1991
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  • Presented "Civil Damages in Police Brutality Cases" Seminar, Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 1989

Honors and Awards

       
  • Kentucky Super Lawyer, 2007, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
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  • Kentucky Colonel, 1977 - Present
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  • Named Life Fellow, Kentucky Bar Foundation, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

       
  • Kentucky Association of Justice, 1984 - Present
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  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1999 - Present
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  • American Association of Justice, 1984 - Present
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  • Kentucky Bar Association-Audit and Budget Committee Member, 2012 - 2013
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  • Committee Member and Member of the Directors of the Kentucky Bar Foundation , 2012 - 2013

Pro Bono Activities

       
  • Board Member - Kentucky IOLTA Board, 2007 - Present
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  • Iolta Chairman, 2012 - 2013

Fraternities/Sororities

       
  • Sigma Chi