Charles English named chair of Visiting Committee for UK Law

by Mandy Hicks

ELPO Law attorney, Charles English Sr., PartnerCharles English, a founding member of ELPO, was named Chair of the University of Kentucky School of Law Visiting Committee.

Members of the Visiting Committee are graduates of the UK School of Law from all over the nation.  According to the College of Law, the Visiting Committee “brings together some of the most distinguished graduates of the College to meet regularly with the Dean, faculty and students of the College, and to consult with the President, Provost and other top administrators of the University.”

Mr. English was appointed to the position as Chair in September by UK President Dr. Eli Capilouto.

About Charles English

Charles E. English is a founding partner of English Lucas Priest & Owsley, LLP. His practice encompasses a wide range of civil litigation, corporate, banking and trusts and estates matters. He represents clients in federal and state courts throughout Kentucky and in mediation in complex business litigation, including commercial disputes, breach of contract claims, insurance coverage claims, reinsurance disputes, construction litigation, lender liability lawsuits and securities class action defense. Mr. English also represents clients in real estate and land use litigation and in condemnation proceedings. He handles complex estate litigation and advises clients on estate planning. Mr. English has an appellate practice in both State and Federal Courts. He was elected to membership in the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers.