Thomas E. Carroll

Thomas E. Carroll

Partner
Location:
Monticello, Kentucky
Phone:
606-930-4434
866-323-5865
Fax:
606-348-3459
Email:
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THOMAS E. CARROLL received his B.S. degree in 1969 and his M.A. degree in 1971 from Western Kentucky University. Following graduation from Western Kentucky University he taught advanced Math, Physics and Chemistry at Caverna High School, Horse Cave, Kentucky and Northview Junior High in Indianapolis, Indiana. Mr. Carroll enrolled at University of Louisville College of Law in 1972 and received his J.D. in 1974. Mr. Carroll began his practice of law as a junior partner in the firm of Lovelace, Carroll & Peck, located in Albany, Kentucky. He has practiced law both in Monticello and Albany, Kentucky since 1975. During this time, he has served as Assistant Commonwealth Attorney and Wayne County Attorney. Mr. Carroll has over 20 years of experience as a trial attorney and his practice is concentrated in the areas of plaintiff's personal injury, bad faith, medical negligence, products liability, wrongful death claims and criminal defense.

Mr. Carroll is admitted to practice as a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, U.S. District Court for Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky, United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, U.S. Claims Court, and Supreme Court of the United States. Mr. Carroll is a member of the American Bar Association, Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys Board of Governors, Southern Trial Lawyers Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Areas of Practice

  • Automobile Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Medical Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Felony Criminal Defense
  • Electrical Injury
  • Other Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Education

  • University of Louisville School of Law, Louisville, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1974
  • Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky
    • M.A. - 1971
  • Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 1969

Classes/Seminars

  • Smart Use of Experts in MVA Cases, Kentucky Justice Association, 2011 - Present
  • Mediation of a Bad Faith Claim, Kentucky Justice Association, 2012 - Present
  • Preparation & Presentations - Outcome of Mediation, Southern Trial Lawyers Association, 2012 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Top Attorneys in Kentucky, 2008 - 2014
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers - National, 2008 - 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Southern Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers

Past Employment Positions

  • Wayne County Attorney, 1978 - 1981
  • Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, 1975 - 1978