LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Previously appointed to the University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees by the Governor of Kentucky Matt Bevin, the Kentucky Senate confirmed the appointment of Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Brian Cromer to serve on the Board of Trustees for a three-year term.
Cromer is a Member (Partner) of Stites & Harbison based in the Louisville, Ky., office. His practice focuses on providing a variety of legal services for companies at all stages, from large public companies to middle market businesses to new ventures. Cromer has represented some of the largest companies in the U.S. and internationally in corporate transactions and legal disputes, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance transactions, venture capital and private equity investments and corporate governance matters. Cromer has served in a number of civic and professional organizations throughout the years. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Greater Louisville, Inc. He serves on the Board of Trustees of Kentucky Wesleyan College. He served as a member of the Steering Committee of 21st Century Parks, a non-profit organization that acquired and developed Floyds' Fork, which has 4,000 acres of parkland in Metro Louisville. Cromer is a former Chair and Vice-Chair of the Business Law Section of the Louisville Bar Association, and a former board member of the Kentuckiana Minority Business Council. He is also a graduate of the 2006 class of Leadership Louisville.