Litigation & Appeals

Litigation & Appeals

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Our litigation and appellate practice spans all substantive legal fields.  Seasoned trial lawyers, e-discovery experts, and accomplished writers of legal briefs regularly team with experienced substantive law attorneys from across the firm to deliver high quality legal services to clients needing effective representation in state and federal courts, arbitrations, and administrative proceedings. 

The drop-down menus linked to this page further describe our litigation experience in fourteen major categories.  In all litigated matters, look to Stites & Harbison to:

  • formulate sophisticated and effective litigation strategies
  • understand and persuasively argue key legal issues
  • identify, manage, and know the contents of relevant documents
  • conduct effective and savvy e-discovery 
  • protect privileged, proprietary or confidential information
  • ensure that good faith discovery responses are accurate and uniform
  • prepare all witnesses for optimal deposition performance
  • create and maintain databases and literature files
  • identify knowledgeable and effective experts
  • challenge or discredit unreliable or unscientific testimony
  • use the latest courtroom technology and persuasion techniques with judges and juries
  • analyze appellate issues and craft high-level, readable appellate briefs

What others are saying about us:

"Stites & Harbison lawyers do outstanding trial work for us on all types of litigation." —U.S. News & World Report / Best Lawyers - "Best Law Firms" Client Interviews 2017

"We were fortunate to have Stites & Harbison on our side for a very contentious litigation. They applied exactly the right mix of aggressiveness and negotiation to bring our case to a successful conclusion. . . In addition to always being fully prepared, they were always on time. I would and have recommended them to colleagues, and we continue to use the firm's services for purposes that are more enjoyable and lucrative." —U.S. News & World Report / Best Lawyers - "Best Law Firms" Client Interviews 2017

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Philip W. Collier
Philip W. Collier

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Louisville, KY
502-681-0415
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John L. Tate
John L. Tate

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Louisville, KY
502-681-0460
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