Kyle  R.  Bunnell


Kyle considers himself a low-pressure litigator who simultaneously advocates zealously for clients. He represents and counsels a variety of clients, including insurance companies, product manufacturers, major retailers, and government municipalities, in handling complex tort and commercial litigation matters. Kyle works closely with clients from the start of a case through resolution.  He understands achieving the best results for a case means listening to a client’s concerns and understanding their short- and long-term goals. This enables him to craft tailored strategies to meet each client’s needs.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law  (J.D., 2019)
    • C.A.L.I. Award: Criminal Trial Process
    • C.A.L.I. Award: Advanced Estate Planning
    • C.A.L.I. Award: Legal Clinic
    • Student Bar Association President
  • University of Louisville  (M.A., 2014)
    • Teaching
  • Western Kentucky University  (B.S., magna cum laude, 2011)
    • Chemistry

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky


  • Kentucky Bar Association 
    • Young Lawyers Division, Fifth District representative
  • Fayette County Bar Association 
    • Young Lawyers Section
  • American Inns of Court, Central Kentucky Inn of Court
  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Alumni Board of Directors, treasurer
  • Children's Law Center, Board of Directors
  • Seedleaf Inc., Board of Directors


  • Best Lawyers®
    • "Ones to Watch" in Lexington in Commercial Litigation (2024)
  • Super Lawyers*
    • Kentucky Super Lawyers* Rising Star for Business Litigation (2022-2023)
  • Leadership Kentucky -- ELEVATE Class 2020/2021
  • Kentucky Young Lawyer’s Division Executive Committee Member of the Year (2018 - 2019)
    • Outstanding District Representative (2020-2021)