LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC welcomes attorney S. Kelly Gilliam back to the firm’s Louisville, Ky., office. He will rejoin the Construction Service Group and Employment Law Service Group as Counsel.
Gilliam’s practice focuses on Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA) compliance and disputes. He represents employers in contesting OSHA citations, navigating OSHA inspections, and advising and training employees in OSHA compliance. He also advises owners, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals and materials suppliers in all phases of the construction process, including disputes and litigation.
“We are pleased to have Kelly rejoin the firm after his serving as General Counsel of the Kentucky Labor Cabinet, Department of Workplace Standards,” stated William G. Geisen, Chair of the firm’s Construction Service Group. “The experience he gained while away, coupled with his OSHA expertise, will prove invaluable to our clients.”
Before Stites & Harbison, Gilliam was General Counsel of the Kentucky Labor Cabinet, Department of Workplace Standards, 2018-19. Prior to that he was an attorney at Stites & Harbison from 2015-18. Early in his career, he served as a law clerk to Justice Bill Cunningham of the Kentucky Supreme Court. He is admitted to practice in Kentucky and Ohio.