Caitlyn M. Barnes
Caitlyn Barnes is an attorney located in the firm's Louisville office. After graduating cum laude from the University of Kentucky College of Law, Caitlyn joined Stites and is a member of the Torts & Insurance Practice Group. She now handles a wide variety of litigation matters, including but not limited to products liability, toxic and mass torts, major accidents, and contract disputes.
'Lasix Is A Failed Experiment:' Why the United States Should Follow Other Countries and Ban Lasix
12 Ky. J. Equine, Agric. & Nat. Resources Law (2020)
U.S. Trucking Industry in Crisis and the Impact on the Agricultural Industry
Ky. J. Equine, Agric. & Nat. Resources Law Blog (July 1, 2019)
St. Agnes Parish, Member
University of Kentucky College of Law
Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture & Natural Resources Law, Executive Editor, Vol. 12
Trial Advocacy Board, Education Committee Co-Chair
Student Bar Association, Vice President
UK College of Law Ambassador
American and Kentucky Bar Association Representative for Student Bar Association
Best Oral Advocate for Appellant award for the Clay Club in Legal Research & Writing
summa cum laude
University of Kentucky
Departmental Honors, College of Communication and Information
Student Achievement Award
Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society
Red Academic Honor Society
Strive for Pi (award from Alpha Gamma Delta)
Caitlyn joined Stites & Harbison after serving as a summer associate in the Louisville office in 2018 and 2019. During law school, she served as the Executive Editor of the Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture, and Natural Resources. She also interned for the Honorable Thomas L. Travis in the Fayette Circuit Court. Prior to that she worked as a summer intern for a firm in Louisville in 2017.
Outside of practicing law, Caitlyn enjoys watching college basketball and football–especially her Kentucky Wildcats, baking, playing soccer, and reading.
Stites & Harbison Welcomes Three Attorneys to Kentucky Offices
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC announces the addition of three attorneys to the firm. Megan Barker joins the Lexington, Ky., office while Caitlyn Barnes and Ameena Khan join the Louisville, Ky., office. All are admitted to practice in Kentucky.