John A. Bahe, Jr.Partner
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.
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 (car accident, slip and fall, medical/chiropractic/dental negligence, dog-bites, product liability, and premises liability), contract disputes, business litigation, nursing home negligence, civil rights actions and consumer protection claims. He has also 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).
Juris Doctor, University of Louisville, 2002
B.A., Centre College, 1998
Jurisdictions Admitted to PracticeKentucky State Courts, 2002
Western District of Kentucky - Federal, 2003
Eastern District of Kentucky - Federal, 2003
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
Kentucky Bar Association
Member Since: 2002
Louisville Bar Association
Member Since: 2002
Kentucky Justice Association
Member Since: 2006
American Association for Justice
Member Since: 2009
Kentucky Bar Foundation