Jordan  T.  Shewmaker

Biography

Jordan Shewmaker assists clients in all aspects of complex commercial litigation from inception through final appeal. He has represented clients in state and federal courts throughout the country.  His experience includes disputes related to breach of contract, antitrust matters, administrative actions, health care litigation, product liability, pharmaceutical litigation, and defense of claims brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”).

Jordan has also assisted clients with sensitive and high-stakes internal investigations and compliance reviews in the United States and abroad. He has conducted multinational investigations and advised clients on compliance with state, federal, and international laws and regulations regarding controlled substances, non-controlled medications, and shipping regulations. Jordan has also represented defendants in white collar criminal matters.

Jordan leverages extensive experience in both the federal and state court systems to assist clients. Before joining Dinsmore, Jordan served as a judicial law clerk for Chief Justice John D. Minton, Jr. in the Kentucky Supreme Court. He also served as a judicial law clerk for Judge Joseph M. Hood on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky and Judge Eugene E. Siler, Jr. on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude, 2018)
    • Order of the Coif
    • Editor-in-Chief, Vol. 106, Kentucky Law Journal
    • Moot Court Board
    • Student Legal Clinic
    • Pupil, Central Kentucky American Inn of Court
    • Honor Council Representative
  • Centre College  (B.A., 2014)
    • Government & History
    • Study Abroad, Strasbourg, France, Fall 2013
    • Student Advancement Board

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Georgia
  • Tennessee
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit

Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • Fayette County Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association