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Brendan Joseph McLeod

Brendan Joseph McLeod

Louisville Criminal Defense Attorney Brendan McLeod
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI...
  • Kentucky, Kentucky
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Louisville Criminal Defense Attorney Brendan McLeod is available to represent you. Also, Brendan McLeod is an Oldham County Criminal Defense Attorney, too. Mr. McLeod lives and practices in Oldham County. Currently, the majority of his practice is in Louisville, or Jefferson County. A straight shooting criminal attorney who has the background and experience to get what you want or get it at trial. And Win! He is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm, trained and entered into a USAF Combat Weather Unit, supporting the Army 20th Special Forces.
Being an attorney who is a fighter and defender is apparent if you watch his trials on YouTube. Channel: KY Real Criminal Trials. The trials, only 8 of his 24 circuit acquittals, demonstrate his knowledge and experience at trial, and his mastery of the rules of evidence. Mr. McLeod seems to know where the prosecution is going in their line of questioning and objects before they can ask the prejudicial. In other words, he keeps the government from "ringing the bell."
At the top of his game, Mr. McLeod is successful at all critical and non-critical due process areas of your case. Procedurally whether you are pre-arrest/search warrant, bond reduction, arraignment, probable cause hearings, grand jury, numerous pretrials for suppression or other issues and jury trial. He is the best for his clients.
Driving Under the Influence or Murder, he has tried them all, and wins!
He has tried trafficking cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine possession, marijuana over 5 pounds trial, assault first degree, promoting contraband, arson, convicted felon in possession of handgun and murder. As far as misdemeanor there have been numerous assault 4th degree domestic, drive under the influence and carrying concealed deadly weapons criminal trials.
The Best Attorney for his clients and the "Louisville Criminal Attorney" Mr. McLeod will get the outcome you deserve. Free consultation and open 24 hours a day, please call.

University of Pittsburgh School of Law
J.D. (2001)
Honors: Law Review
University of Louisville
J.D. (2001)
University of South Florida
B.S. (1994) | Computer Science
University of Louisville
B.S. (1992) | Accounting, psychology, computer science.
Professional Experience
Criminal Defense Attorney
Louisville Criminal Defense Attorney Brendan McLeod
- Current
Private counsel only providing criminal defense. I've had over 65 trials with 30 circuit, or felony trials. I've tried and acquitted Capital Murder, Burglary in the First Degree, Robbery in the First Degree, Assault in the First Degree, Trafficking Cocaine, Promoting Contraband, Trafficking Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Heroin, Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon and many more. I've suppressed numerous cases ending up in dismissal of cases involving the Manufacture of Methamphetamine, DUI, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Methamphetamine, and more.
Lead Counsel in Murder, Burglary Trial in Paducah, Kentucky
Louisville Criminal Defense Attorney Brendan McLeod
NOT GUILTY in a MURDER/BURGLARY TRIAL in Paducah, Kentucky (McCracken County). A puzzling murder and burglary charge that I took on 1.5 years ago. The son of the Paducah Heating and Air Conditioning was charged with Murder and Burglary. Approached by the family I proceeded into a journey that made me doubt anything that I was being told was real. Jury selection started on November 5, 2018 and ended at roughly 11:45 pm, November 10, 2018. The Jury found NOT GUILTY on Murder and Burglary.
Attorney - Criminal Defense Attorney in Louisville, Kentucky.
Louisville Metro Public Defender Office
Criminal defense in the capacity of publc servant. I was at the Public Defender for 1 year. I tried 5 cases, 1 circuit and 4 district. I tried an Assault in the First Degree 4 months after passing the BAR. That would be my first acquittal. I tried two misdemeanor cases, 1 domestic and one disorderly conduct and two DUI. Two acquittals and 2 offers beaten.
Court of Common Pleas, Allegheny County - Judge Zottola
Any extra time I went to Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas Criminal, Judge Zottola. I sat through criminal trials from DUI to Murder. I wrote opinions, always too verbose and heavily edited/deleted by the judge, and I would hangout with the courtroom deputy. Good times.
Lead integration expert based out of Atlanta, Georgia.
CSRA International
Aggressively recruited by SRA International, based out of Fairfax, VA., I led the Atlanta group. We integrated nationally and internationally with turnkey operations from the FDDI Network Backbones to Windows on the desktop.
Systems Engineer for the Northwest based in San Francisco.
PC DOCS Document Management
Install SQL server on fairly new platforms, OS2 and NT, and old, UNIX. Integrated Stanford's Green Library, Wilson Sonsini, Morrison Forster, San Diego Gas & Electric and many more.
Articles & Publications
Brandeis Law Journal
Speaking Engagements
Sullivan University Paralegal, Sullivan Campus
Sullivan University
I lecture each semester on the information regarding paralegals and usefulness in Criminal Defense work.
Sullivan University Paralegal
MCSE - 1995
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
CCNA - 1996
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Most Advanced Project Award for Troutman Sanders Integration
CSRA International
Took Troutman Sanders from DOS, Netware and dial up modems to a turnkey 1995, Windows NT, FDDI Backbone, WAN with all Internet access seamless from the desktop. Sounds easy now, but in 1995. Harumph.
Professional Associations
Kentucky State Bar # 88994
- Current
Louisville Bar Association
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
6th Circuit
7th Circuit
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Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Juvenile Law
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Traffic Tickets
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
DUI Business.
Brendan McLeod, Aggressive Criminal Defense Oldham County
YouTube Channel: KY Real Criminal Trials Brendan McLeod
Contact & Map
Oldham County
1801 Huckleberry Lane
Prospect, KY 40059
Telephone: (502) 386-1414
Fax: (502) 561-9717
138 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Cell: (502) 386-1414
Fax: (502) 561-9717