John Amos Whatley
Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Louisville, KentuckyStein Whatley Attorneys, PLLC
John Amos Whatley is am an attorney and managing partner at Stein Whatley Attorneys, PLLC, based in Louisville, Kentucky. Originally from the Louisville area, Mr. Whatley practices personal injury law, serving individuals and families in Louisville and throughout the state of Kentucky who has been injured or lost a loved one due to negligent or reckless actions.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Whatley has successfully tried and settled numerous cases. He has litigated matters involving car accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, big truck accidents, wrongful death and other catastrophes. He has been licensed to practice law since 2005 in the State of Mississippi and since 2006 in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and has more than 18 years of experience.
In addition to his personal injury practice, Mr. Whatley practices business law, handling contract, fraud and misrepresentation cases. He is admitted in Kentucky and Mississippi as well as before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky and the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi.
Mr. Whatley received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Louisville in 2002. During his time in school, he played football for the Louisville Cardinals and received the John E. Brown Fund Scholarship. He was also named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll. He went on to earn his law degree from Mississippi College School of Law in 2005.
Outside of the office, Mr. Whatley is active in his legal community. He is also a member of professional organizations, including the Louisville Bar Association, the Kentucky Bar Association, The Mississippi Bar and the Kentucky Justice Association.
Practice areasPersonal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Consumer Law, General Litigation, Insurance Coverage, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Professional Liability: Plaintiff
Animal Bites, Assault, Auto Dealer Fraud, Bad Faith Insurance, Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Consumer Protection, Dram Shop Laws, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Fraud, Litigation, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Professional Malpractice - Other, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death
- 50% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 10% Consumer Law
- 10% General Litigation
- 10% Insurance Coverage
- 10% Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
- 10% Professional Liability: Plaintiff
First Admitted: 2005, Mississippi
Professional Webpage: https://steinwhatley.com/our-attorneys/john-whatley/
- $294,689.24 Judgment in Jefferson Circuit Court against a defendant who rear-ended client., 2016
Office location for John Amos Whatley
2525 Bardstown Road
Louisville, KY 40205
- Rising Stars: 2018 - 2019