John A. Bahe, Jr.
Partner & Louisville Personal Injury Lawyer
John A. Bahe, Jr. is a former corporate and insurance defense litigation
attorney at a large, well-known Louisville defense law firm. Mr. Bahe
now uses this experience to help the injured effectively prosecute their
claims at Bahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger PLC.
Background & Professional Practice
Mr. Bahe earned his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Louis D. Brandeis
School of Law at the University of Louisville. Prior to law school, Mr.
Bahe earned his undergraduate degree (B.A.) from Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.
- Mr. Bahe’s legal practice focuses on a variety of plaintiff claims,
including personal injury matters such as:
- Car accidents
- Slip and fall cases
- Medical/chiropractic/dental malpractice
- Dog bites and animal attacks
- Product liability claims
- Premises liability
He is also well-versed in contract disputes, business litigation, nursing
home negligence, civil rights actions, and consumer protection claims
and has effectively prosecuted several claims for insurance bad faith,
both first and third party.
Mr. Bahe also defends individuals accused of crimes, accepting a range
of cases from routine traffic violations to misdemeanor and/or felony
charges in both state and federal courts.
In 2012 John was voted one of Louisville top plaintiff's litigators.
This distinction was awarded by his peers in a poll conducted by Louisville Magazine.
Mr. Bahe has also been a lecturer on several different legal topics for
both the Louisville Bar Association (LBA) and the Kentucky Justice Association (KJA).