John W. Pollom

John Pollom is a Member of the firm located in the Lexington office and is a member of the Business Litigation Service Group. He is experienced in matters related to medical and professional malpractice litigation, product liability defense, financial institutions litigation, insurance coverage, and civil litigation defense, including toxic tort.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

Insurance Policy Construction in Kentucky

a chapter in Reasonable Expectations: Interpreting Insurance Policies in Common Law Jurisdictions, American Bar Association, September 2016

Medical Review Panels, A Step Forward for Kentucky?

Medical News, February 9, 2015

Do Bacteria and Other Living Things Qualify as 'Pollution' Under Insurance Policies?

Becker's Hospital Review, April 2013
Recent Assignments
Bar Admissions
U.S. Tax Court
Firm Leadership

Ethics Committee, Member

Lexington Office Recruiting Committee, Member

American Bar Association
Kentucky Bar Association
Fayette County Bar Association
Community Involvement

Hanover College Alumni Board of Directors, President

Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church, Member

Leadership Kentucky, Class of 2016

Before Stites & Harbison

Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, John was a research assistant at William and Mary School of Law from May 2004 to 2006. He also worked as a clerk/intern for the Honorable James Keller, Kentucky Supreme Court in Lexington during the summer of 2004.

More Than Stites & Harbison

John is a member of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2016. He currently serves as President of the Hanover College Alumni Board of Directors, is a former member of the Board of Directors for Actor's Guild of Lexington, and is a member of Maxwell Street Presbyterian Church in Lexington.

Besides Stites & Harbison

John is a long-suffering fan of the Chicago Cubs, and enjoys a yearly trip to a different major league ballpark. In his spare time, John enjoys reading and has recently started playing tennis and golf with limited amounts of success.

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Press Releases

United Way of the Bluegrass elects John Pollom to Board of Directors

LEXINGTON, Ky.—United Way of the Bluegrass recently elected Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney John Pollom to its Board of Directors. He will serve a three-year term. United Way of the Bluegrass is a leader and...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC September 20, 2017
Press Releases

Stites & Harbison promotes 15 attorneys in 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC announced today that 15 attorneys have been promoted within the law firm. Twelve have been elected to membership and three have been elected to Counsel, effective January 2016. The new...
by Stites & Harbison, PLLC January 05, 2016
Client Alerts

Quarantines In Kentucky: The State’s Role, Rights, and Responsibilities

In March of 2014, the World Health Organization announced an outbreak of the Ebola virus in areas of the country of Guinea, with suspected cases in neighboring countries. From there, most of the countries...
by John W. Pollom June 01, 2015