John A. Bahe, Jr.
Partner & Louisville Personal Injury Lawyer
Background & Professional Practice
Mr. Bahe earned his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville. Prior to law school, Mr. Bahe earned his undergraduate degree (B.A.) from Centre College in Danville, Kentucky.
He is also well-versed in contract disputes, business litigation, nursing home negligence, civil rights actions, and consumer protection claims and has effectively prosecuted several claims for insurance bad faith, both first and third party.
Mr. Bahe also defends individuals accused of crimes, accepting a range of cases from routine traffic violations to misdemeanor and/or felony charges in both state and federal courts.
In 2012 John was voted one of Louisville top plaintiff's litigators. This distinction was awarded by his peers in a poll conducted by Louisville Magazine.
Mr. Bahe has also been a lecturer on several different legal topics for both the Louisville Bar Association (LBA) and the Kentucky Justice Association (KJA).
Mr. Bahe’s legal practice focuses on a variety of plaintiff claims, including personal injury matters such as:
Slip and fall cases
Dog bites and animal attacks
Product liability claims
- Juris Doctor, University of Louisville, 2002
- B.A., Centre College, 1998
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice:
- Kentucky State Courts, 2002
- Western District of Kentucky - Federal, 2003
- Eastern District of Kentucky - Federal, 2003
Professional & Bar Association Memberships:
Kentucky Bar Association - Member Since: 2002
Louisville Bar Association - Member Since: 2002
Kentucky Justice Association - Member Since: 2006
American Association for Justice - Member Since: 2009
Kentucky Bar Foundation - Life Fellow