Brian R. Pollock

Brian is a member of the Creditors' Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group working from our Louisville office.

Brian's practice focuses on representation of creditors in bankruptcy court, lender liability matters, commercial and residential foreclosures, defense of avoidance and preference actions, real estate litigation, and commercial litigation. Brian has also represented creditors pursuing derivative claims in bankruptcy. Brian edits and contributes to Creditors' Sidebar, a legal blog focused on bankruptcy and creditors' rights issues.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Amendments to the Bankruptcy Code Impact Lessors Post COVID-19

Keeping up with the Changing Landscape of the FDCPA

Creditors' Sidebar blog, April 20, 2021

I Mailed It . . . But Can I Prove It?

Proofs of Claim and Adequate Protection

Webinar, June 19, 2020

Hot Bankruptcy Decisions of 2019

Webinar, June 10, 2020

Ensuring that Security Agreements and Financing Statements are Valid

Protecting Creditors' Rights, Sterling Education Services, September 10, 2014
Bar Admissions
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
American Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Louisville Bar Association
Community Involvement

Harvey Browne Memorial Presbyterian Church, Trustee

Cedar Ridge Camp, President (2013); former Board Member; Volunteer

Habitat for Humanity, Volunteer

Before Stites & Harbison

Prior to joining the firm, Brian served as a federal judicial law clerk for the Honorable Thomas H. Fulton of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Kentucky. Before embarking on his legal career, Brian directed the educational and special events programming at the Filson Historical Society for five years, including the bicentennial commemoration of the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

More Than Stites & Harbison

Brian is an active member of Harvey Browne Presbyterian Church, currently serving on the Board of Trustees. A former President of the Cedar Ridge Camp Board, Brian continues to work with the Camp to further its mission. Brian regularly volunteers with Habitat for Humanity, mainly with the construction crew, building multiple homes a year.

Besides Stites & Harbison

When he and his wife are not enjoying time with their two daughters, Brian likes to work on projects, whether it be construction, landscaping, home maintenance, or woodworking. Brian is an accomplished baker who enjoys celebrating his co-workers’ birthdays with a cheesecake.


Best Lawyers in America®, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law (2022)

Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2018-20)

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