Patrick Shane O'Bryan


Shane's practice is primarily in litigation with an emphasis on product liability, utility law, transportation law, insurance defense and commercial litigation.

He has handled product liability matters for clients in a variety of industries, including medical device manufacturers, industrial machinery, pharmaceuticals and consumer products. Additionally, he has experience serving as local and regional counsel in large litigation matters.


  • Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville  (J.D., cum laude, 2000)
    • Brandeis Law Journal
    • Moot Court Team, Securities Law
    • Moot Court Board
    • Brandeis Honor Society
  • University of Kentucky  (B.B.A., 1995)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky


  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
    • Leadership Academy
  • Defense Research Institute


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell