Location: Louisville, KY
Carolyn Purcell is an attorney in the Louisville office and a member of the Business Litigation Service Group. Carolyn has a diverse litigation practice that includes complex business disputes, financial services litigation, and product liability defense.
- Counsel for distributor of pigments and minerals in defense of claims of alleged asbestos exposure.
- Obtained dismissal in federal court of fraud, breach of contract, and various other claims asserted against national mortgage servicer on grounds of judicial estoppel.
- Obtained dismissal of legal malpractice claim on grounds of res judicata and lack of causation in Jefferson County, Kentucky.
- Successfully argued a motion to compel arbitration in a breach of warranty action in Jefferson County, Kentucky.
Before Stites & Harbison
Carolyn joined the firm after serving for a year as a law clerk to the Hon. Charles R. Simpson, III, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky.
More Than Stites & Harbison
Carolyn is a coach of the Wagner Labor and Employment Moot Court team at the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law (2016-present).
Besides Stites & Harbison
In her spare time, Carolyn enjoys going to the theatre, traveling, and spending time with her family, fiancé, and dog.