Aaron R. Klein

Aaron is an attorney in the firm’s Louisville office and is a member of the Construction Service Group. His practice focuses on advising owners, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, and materials suppliers in all phases of the building process. Aaron brings value to clients through concentrated practice in the areas of construction litigation and transactions.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

State of the Union – Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 on Infrastructure Projects

ARTBA 12th Annual Law & Regulatory Forum – Live Online

Webinar presented by American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), June 4, 2020

Understanding Statutory and Contractual Duties of Design Professionals and Contractors in Green Construction

Construction Law, HalfMoon Education, Inc., Lexington, KY, March 29, 2019

Pre-Bid Due Diligence

Offsite Construction #Trending

Getting to Know the Forum: Fall Meeting Recap through the Eyes of Young Lawyers

The Emerging Trend of Modular Construction

Tips for Effective Oral Advocacy

American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Committee Newsletter, Summer 2018

Recent Assignments
Bar Admissions
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
American Bar Association, Forum on Construction Law, YLD Division 3 Liaison
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, TIPS Now! Fellow (2019-20); TIPS Book Publishing Editorial Board
American Bar Association, YLD TIPS Committee
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)
Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC), Indiana / Kentucky Chapter
Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)
Kentucky Bar Association, Construction and Public Contract Law Section
Kentucky Bar Association, YLD Alternative Dispute Resolution Liaison
Kentucky Defense Counsel, YLD
Kentuckiana Construction Users Counsel (KCUC)
Louisville Bar Association, YLD
Louis D. Brandeis Inn of Court
Community Involvement

Farmington Historic Plantation, Board of Regents (2019-present)

Uspiritus, Buddy Program volunteer

Advisement Board for local non-profit involved in Louisville, Kentucky, addiction services

More Than Stites & Harbison

Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, Aaron practiced with regional civil litigation firms in Kentucky and Tennessee. Aaron is a regular volunteer with local community and youth development organizations. He also serves as an advisor to local nonprofits. Outside of work Aaron enjoys all types of sports and spending time outdoors.


Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2020)

TIPS Now! Fellow, American Bar Association Tort, Trial & Insurance Practice (2019-20)

Klein Super Law
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State of the Union – Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 on Infrastructure Projects

Presentation by Steven Henderson and Aaron Klein to the 12th Annual Law & Regulatory Forum presented by ARTBA.

by Steven M. Henderson and Aaron R. Klein June 08, 2020
Client Alerts

Healthy at Work – Kentucky Governor Issues Requirements for Construction Businesses in Response to COVID-19

Effective May 11, 2020, Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear issued a Healthy at Work Order based on criteria set by public health experts and advice from industry experts. The Order includes minimum and industry-specific requirements that contractors must meet to re-open and/or remain operating.

by Aaron R. Klein May 26, 2020

ARTBA 12th Annual Law & Regulatory Forum – Live Online

Date: 6/3/20 - 6/4/20


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event is offered as a series of webinars over two days. Attendees will receive the same excellent content as previous forums. Registrants will also be able to watch recorded versions of the presentations at their convenience.

Steven M. Henderson and Aaron R. Klein April 30, 2020
Press Releases

Kentucky Super Lawyers Honors 45 Stites & Harbison Attorneys for 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The 2020 edition of Kentucky Super Lawyers recently honored 42 Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys in the Covington, Frankfort, Lexington and Louisville, Ky., offices. The publication named 32 attorneys to the Super Lawyers list and 13 attorneys to the Rising Stars list.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 12, 2019
Press Releases

Aaron Klein named as an ABA TIPS Now! Fellow

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The American Bar Association (ABA) recently named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Aaron Klein as a 2019-20 TIPS Now! Fellow.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC September 04, 2019

Pre-Bid Due Diligence

In Today's Market, steel fabricators confront complex risks on a daily basis, including project uncertainty and increased market volatility.

by Steven M. Henderson, Aaron R. Klein, and David B. Ratterman March 06, 2019
Press Releases

Aaron Klein Elected to Farmington Historic Plantation Board of Regents

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Farmington Historic Plantation has elected Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Aaron Klein to its Board of Regents.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC February 22, 2019

Offsite Construction #Trending

Offsite construction is trending in the U.S. All one needs to do is perform a quick Google search to see that offsite projects are impacting US markets from coast to coast.

by Aaron R. Klein January 11, 2019

Getting to Know the Forum: Fall Meeting Recap through the Eyes of Young Lawyers

This article is designed to provide you with two unique perspectives of young lawyers at the fall meeting. The first from a first-time attendee and a YLD Ambassador at the Fall Meeting, Aaron Klein.

by Aaron R. Klein December 05, 2018
Client Alerts

The Emerging Trend of Modular Construction

An emerging trend in cost-conscious and sustainable construction is modular construction. With traditional stick-build construction, all work is performed sequentially and on-site, and adjustments to design and construction can be made along the way. In...
by Megan K. George and Aaron R. Klein August 14, 2018
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison Expands Construction Service Group with the Addition of Two Attorneys

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC’s Construction Service Group is pleased to announce the addition of two construction attorneys: Megan George and Aaron Klein. George will join the Lexington, Ky., office while Klein will join the...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC June 29, 2018