Neil P. Baine

Partner

Bio

Neil Baine is a Partner in our Louisville Office.  Neil’s practice focuses on corporate, estate, and real estate law.  Neil has extensive experience representing clients in complex litigation matters including contract disputes, commercial litigation, corporate governance, products liability, property law, employment, and workers’ compensation. Prior to becoming an attorney, Neil spent ten years in mid to upper-level corporate management where he was responsible for creating, developing and running businesses; including managing human resource issues, negotiating contracts, and corporate governance.

This unique background allows Neil to provide real world advice, proactive legal guidance, long term legal planning, assist in problem solving, and helping clients avoid future litigation.  Neil has an established reputation in assisting individuals, small business owners, multi-state corporations, and municipalities manage their affairs and plan for the future.  Neil also devotes a significant amount of time to assisting non-profits including multiple homeowner and condominium associations.  Neil’s goal is to be your personal general counsel and assist in all matters including:

  1. Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts.
  2. Advising business and personal entities such as Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships and Trusts.
  3. Drafting corporate documents such as Articles of Incorporation, Master Deeds and Bylaws.
  4. Providing legal counsel in life planning including Succession Planning, Trusts, Wills and Probating Estates.
  5. Corporate, Employment, and Neighborhood contract and dispute resolution

Neil understands that every individual and entity is unique and strives to provide a personal service to each of his clients.  His goal is to be your personal general counsel.

Neil was recognized by Super Lawyers in 2019 as a Rising Star Attorney and is an active member of the Kentucky Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association, Community Association Institute and Kentucky Defense Counsel.

Education

Brandeis School of Law- University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
Juris Doctor, 2010

Bellarmine University, Louisville, Kentucky
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 2000

 

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • District Court of Southern Indiana
  • District Court of Eastern and Western Kentucky
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of the United States

State Courts:

  • Commonwealth of Kentucky

Notable Experience

Memberships

  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel

Recognitions

  • Named to the Kentucky Super Lawyers-Rising Stars List for 2020

 

 

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condominium / Homeowners' Association Law
  • Governmental and Municipality Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Litigation
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Property & Casualty Insurance Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation