William D. Grubbs



  • Duke University School of Law  (J.D., with honors, 1961)
  • Duke University  (B.A., 1959)

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


  • American College of Trial Lawyers, emeritus fellow
  • American Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Foundation; life fellow, past president 
  • The Cabbage Patch Settlement House; Board of Directors, president


  • Peer Review Rated AV in Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers©
    • Arbitration and Mediation 
  • Kentucky Super Lawyers® 
  • The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers