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Jay R. Vaughn

Jay R. Vaughn

Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery
  • Personal Injury
  • Kentucky, Ohio
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Biography

Jay R. Vaughn is a seasoned legal advocate for personal injury victims at the prestigious law firm of Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery, located in Louisville, Kentucky. With a dedicated focus on helping individuals who have suffered injuries in car accidents, truck collisions, and other incidents stemming from negligence or misconduct, Jay has solidified his reputation as a reliable ally for those in need.

His academic journey began at Murray State University, where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1999. He received his Juris Doctorate from Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University in 2002. Jay is licensed to practice law in Kentucky and Ohio.

Jay's commitment to excellence is evident in his accolades, notably becoming one of the first attorneys certified in truck accident law by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is also recognized for his exceptional professional aptitude and unwavering ethical standards. He has been awarded the esteemed AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

Jay is acknowledged as a standout Louisville personal injury lawyer. He has consistently been honored as a Kentucky Super Lawyer since 2013, a distinction reserved for just 5% of attorneys statewide. Throughout his distinguished career, he has litigated numerous cases, ranging from motor vehicle accidents to instances of nursing home abuse.

Jay's influence extends beyond the courtroom, as he frequently speaks at both local and national legal forums. He remains actively engaged in the legal community, serving on the board of esteemed organizations such as the Kentucky Justice Association and the American Association for Justice.

For those seeking legal recourse in the wake of an injury in Louisville, KY, Jay and the legal team at Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery offer a beacon of hope. Contact them today to schedule a free consultation with a seasoned Louisville personal injury attorney.

Education
Northern Kentucky University
J.D. (2002)
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Murray State University
(1999)
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Professional Experience
Partner
Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery
- Current
Partner
Morgan & Morgan
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Partner
Schachter, Hendy & Johnson
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Partner
Busald Funk Zevely, P.S.C.
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Certifications
Board Certified Truck Accident Law Advocate
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Awards
Plaintiff Trial Lawyer of the Year (Co-Winner with my partner, Ron Johnson)
The Kentucky Trial Court Review
Chair’s Award of Excellence
AAJ Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group
Certificate of Recognition
American Association for Justice
Award of Appreciation, Outstanding Board Member
Kentucky Justice Association
Super Lawyers
Kentucky
AV Preeminent Peer Review
Martindale -Hubbell
Top 50 Kentucky Super Lawyers
SuperLawyers
2020 - Present
Professional Associations
Kentucky Bar Association
Current
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American Association for Justice
Current
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AAJ Trucking Litigation Group
Current
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Northern Kentucky Bar Association
Current
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Southern Trial Lawyers Association
Current
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AAJ Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group
Current
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AAJ Motor Vehicle Section
Current
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AAJ Distracted Driving Litigation Group
Current
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Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys
Current
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Attorney Information Exchange Group
Current
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Kentucky Justice Association
President
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Kentucky
Kentucky Bar Association
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Ohio
Supreme Court of Ohio Office of Attorney Services
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
Practice Area
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
  • Bus Accidents
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery' Website
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Jay R. Vaughn's bio
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Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery
Contact & Map
Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery, P.S.C.
2380 Grandview Dr.
Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017
Telephone: (859) 578-4444
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Hendy Johnson Vaughn Emery, P.S.C.
600 W. Main St.
Ste. 100
Louisville, KY 40202
Cell: (502) 540-5700
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed