Defending the Commonwealth Personal Injury & Workers' Comp Attorneys

When you are a hard-working Kentuckian who is wrongfully injured, the insurance companies will treat you like a number in their system. Don't take on the insurance company alone. Let Kentucky Injury Law Center help. 

Kentucky Workers' Compensation Attorneys

Representing Injured Clients Throughout Kentucky

When you are seriously injured by the careless or reckless behavior of others and make a personal injury or workers’ compensation claim, the insurance companies will treat you like a number in their system. Everybody knows the system is rigged, but not enough know how to win anyway.

Accident victims shouldn’t be forced to deal with the burden of insurance claims and expensive medical bills on their own.

At Kentucky Injury Law Center, we teach you the secrets the insurance companies don’t want you to know and empower you to overcome the insurance industry’s system and get the best result for your case.

At the end of the day, its your case and the result could change your life. Let us handle the legal side of things so you can focus on your recovery

Injured in Kentucky? Our workers' compensation lawyers in Kentucky can help. Call us today at (270) 423-0023 to schedule a complimentary strategy session.

The Kentucky Injury Law Center Promise

  • We Will Work Tirelessly on Your Behalf

    We are hard-working trial lawyers fighting for hard-working Kentuckians, and we understand the importance of fighting to maximize your recovery.

  • We Will Always Keep You Informed

    The legal process can be long and confusing. We will be sure to keep you and your loved ones informed about your case during every step.

  • We Learn Your Story, Not Just Your Case

    It is our mission to treat each of our clients as humans first and clients second. When you come to us, we don't treat you like a number, we treat you as a person.

  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
  • The National Trial Lawyers –Top 25 Workers’ Compensation
  • The National Trial Lawyers –Top 25 –Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • American Association of Justice
  • Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys
  • Kentucky Bar Association

Case Results

Your Success Is Our Success
  • Accident in Company Truck Settlement $150,000

    J.W. had worked as a truck driver for over 10 years when he was involved in an accident while driving. J.W. thought he would be ok and did not seek immediate attention; however, that turned out not to be the case. He sought medical treatment and even though the insurance carrier paid for some of the medical treatment, it quickly paid its own doctor to state all of J.W.’s symptoms were not related to the accident.

  • Injured Delivery Person

    It started with a call –someone had slammed into the back of our client’s car while the client was on the job. The other driver had tried to pass our client over a solid yellow line because he didn’t see that she was turning. Our client had neck surgery and didn’t know what to do.

  • Settlement for Hydraulic Equipment Injury $150,000

    K.G. injured his neck while working on hydraulic equipment. Initially, the insurance carrier argued that his neck condition was a degenerative condition and that it was not responsible for paying for any medical treatment.

  • Settlement for Utility Lineman Falling on the Job $100,000

    N.W. suffered serious injuries after falling from 20 feet working as a utility lineman. The insurance company paid for N.W.’s medical bills and paid him TTD income benefits when N.W. was released from work, the insurance carrier sent him a settlement offer for $20,000.00 to settle his work compensation claim.

  • Severed Thumb on the Job Settlement $70,000

    Like many injured workers, J.H. thought his employer would take care of him after injury severing part of his thumb while helping the employer is a secondary business. The employer tried to claim that J.H. was not an employee of the secondary business and the insurance company denied giving J.H. any income or medical benefits.

  • Shoulder Injury Settlement $150,000

    A.M. was an employee of a government agency in Louisville. He injured his shoulder at work and was not sure what the next steps were to take as he did not think he could return to his old job.

  • Workers' Compensation for a Police Officer $150,000

    Our client was a 30 year veteran for law enforcement officer whose career ended after a tragic shooting. The officer had worked his way up the chain of command, starting as a patrol officer and ending as a Lieutenant.

  • Workers' Compensation for Traumatic Brain Injury $350,000

    J.P. had been a hard worker all his life. He had worked at his employer for over 26 years, rarely missing a day. However, it only took one day for his life to change when a compressed coil spring got loose and struck him in the head, causing to fall and injure his back as well. J.P. suffered both a traumatic brain injury and traumatic back injury requiring several surgeries.

  • Workers' Compensation Settlement $130,000

    J.D. approached Kentucky Injury Law Center after the insurance denied his claim. JD had previously undergone back surgery but had fully recovered from that surgery when he injured his back while working for his new employer.

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The Kentucky Injury Law Center Team

Hard-Working Attorneys Fighting for You
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Personal Injury

Personal injury claims allow for an injured person to receive compensation from the individual or entity that caused their accident. By filing a claim, you can receive a settlement that will pay for your medical bills, lost wages, and other costs related to your recovery.

We take personal injury cases related to the following:

To learn more about how our team can help you with your personal injury case, contact us today!

Workers' Compensation

If you have been hurt at work, you may be entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits. Even when employees are owed benefits, however, the road to receiving them can be paved with difficulty. We seek to make the process easy and can help anyone who has been hurt while performing their job duties, including injuries sustained on the clock as well as while driving for job purposes (such as making a delivery).

We will walk you through the entire workers’ compensation process, including:

If you or someone you love needs help filing a workers' compensation claim, or if you have questions regarding your case, contact our firm today!

Why Hire Us

We’re not your typical lawyers. We won’t bog you down with legalese—we will lay out the facts of your case in the honest and straightforward language you deserve. Throughout the entire legal process, we will be transparent and accessible to you at all times to ensure you are never kept in the dark about the progress of your case.

We only take cases that we know we can win so we never waste our clients' time. And no matter where you are in the state, we can travel to you. We promise to do whatever it takes to get you the settlement you deserve, but on your terms.

Hear from Past Clients

Real Kentuckians. Real Successes.

    They are trustworthy and of the highest integrity. They never lied to me nor tried to mislead me about what they could or could not do.

    - William J.

    Timothy Stevenson is a fantastic attorney. He was able to take a really stressful situation and make it to where I understood what was going on, and did not feel out of control.

    - Sara J.

    I can easily recommend these professionals to you. Their kindness and constant updates kept me going. Please do yourself a favor and hire this team to fight for you!

    - JD L

    If I had any questions they went out of their way to help. I could not have asked for better attorneys. Very pleasant experience!!!

    - Karen S.

    They put me first and made sure I received the respect and care I deserved.

    - Eddie
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Start Getting Answers

  • How long do I have to file a workers' compensation claim in Kentucky?

    In certain situations, you must file your case within two years of the date your accident occurred or you discovered your injury. However, there are many instances where the time frame can differ. Contact our team today to learn more.

  • Are employers required to provide workers’ compensation benefits to Kentucky workers?

    All Kentucky employers who employ one or more individuals are required by law to carry workers compensation insurance, or to be qualified as self-insured. There are a few exceptions to this rule, however, such as workers in the agricultural industry. 

  • How much does a workers' compensation attorney cost?

    Kentucky Injury Law Center only charges our clients if we successfully resolve your case. When it comes to workers' compensation claims, if we win a settlement on your behalf we will deduct a certain percentage from the settlement amount as our fee, so you don't pay anything out-of-pocket. If we do not win your case, you don't pay us a dime.

  • How long will workers' comp pay in Kentucky?

    The duration of your benefits will depend on what type of injury you have and what your disability rating is. Individuals with a permanent partial disability (PPD) rating of 50% or less receive benefits for 425 weeks. If you have a PPD of over 50% you can receive benefits for 520 weeks. For individuals with total disability, you can receive benefits until your reach Social Security retirement age.

  • How long do I have to file a personal injury case in Kentucky?

    In certain situations, you must file your case within one year of the date of the accident. However, there are many instances where the time frame can differ. Regardless, the clock is ticking and the longer you wait the more likely your case will be wrongly denied. To learn more about your specific situation, contact one of our dedicated lawyers today.