Harry K. Herren


Harry is a member of the Litigation Department. His practice is devoted to the defense of civil litigation with consequential emphasis in the areas of the defense of catastrophic injury cases, trucking industry litigation, the defense of product liability, and mass toxic tort actions. With more than three decades of litigation experience, he has tried in excess of 100 civil jury cases to a verdict.


  • Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville  (J.D., 1969)
  • Union College  (B.A., 1966)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky

Court Admissions

  • Kentucky Court of Appeals
  • Kentucky Supreme Court
  • Eastern District of Kentucky
  • Western District of Kentucky
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals


  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • International Association of Defense Counsel; Toxic Tort Committee, Product Liability Practice Committee
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Louisville Orchestra Board of Directors, member and past president
  • Historic Homes Foundation, Inc., Board of Directors 
  • The Family and Children's Agency (a Metro United Way Agency), Board of Directors
  • Jefferson College, Advisory Board
  • Union College, Board of Trustees
  • National Endowment for The Arts; Committee for Access to Artistic Excellence, Arts and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Application Committee
  • Kentucky Humanities Council, Inc., Board of Directors


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell