Eric G. Farris


Eric focuses his practice on corporate and real estate law. His experience includes counseling state entities, local municipalities, and public school systems on economic development, real estate, and corporate matters. He regularly appears before planning commissions, boards of zoning adjustment, city councils, and fiscal courts and, over the years, has appeared before regulatory agencies including the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance, Commission for Health Economics Control, Alcoholic Beverage Commission, Public Service Commission, Personnel Board, and Underground Storage Tank Commission on behalf of clients.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., 1982)
  • University of Louisville  (B.S., 1979)

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky


  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education, vice chair
  • Governors Scholars of Kentucky, Board of Directors, vice chair
  • Bullitt County Foundation for Excellence in Public Education
  • Beargrass Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), member since 1977


  • Beshear Administration Transition Team Co-Chair for the Ky Economic Development Cabinet (2019)
  • 20 People to Know in Economic Development in Business First – Louisville (June 2017)