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Jerry is the former chair of the firm’s personal planning and family business practice group.  Jerry concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, trust and estate administration, and charitable planning. He also represents individual and corporate executors and trustees as well as beneficiaries of estates and trusts. He represents clients with a broad range of personal and family needs, business planning and succession, all of which often involve sophisticated estate and gift tax issues.

Other Info About Jerry


Law School

University of Louisville, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, J.D., 1976

Undergraduate School

University of Kentucky, B.S., 1968

Bar Memberships

Jerry is licensed to practice in the following state(s):

Kentucky, 1976


Local & National Recognition

The Best Lawyers in America®, Litigation – Trusts and Estates, Trusts and Estates, 1989-2019; Louisville “Lawyer of the Year,” Trusts and Estates, 2015

Selected for inclusion in Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Estate & Probate, 2008-2014, 2016

AV® Rated, Martindale-Hubbell®

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Louisville Estate Planning Council, Past President and Member since 1980

Louisville Bar Association, Probate Section

Kentucky Bar Association, Probate Section

American Bar Association, Section of Real Property and Probate

Civic Activities

Civic & Charitable Organizations

Community Foundation of Louisville Board Member, Chair of the Board of Directors 2008-2010

Rotary Club of Louisville, Member

Leadership Louisville, Class of 1999

Firm Committees

Jerry serves or has served in the following leadership role(s) at Frost Brown Todd:

Attorney Development Committee, former Member

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