William F. English, Counsel

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Will English is a civil litigation attorney practicing in the state and federal courts of Kentucky and Indiana. Prior to joining Napier Gault Schupbach & Stevens, Will spent several years practicing with a large Indiana firm in the areas of insurance defense, employment law, and governmental liability.  He has obtained several favorable settlements, judgments, and verdicts on behalf of his clients. Will has worked on cases resulting in both published and unpublished decisions, including Alva Electric, Inc. v. Evansville-Vanderburgh School Corporation, 7 N.E.3d 263 (Ind. 2014) and Stanbary v. Madison-Jefferson Public Library, 13 N.E.3d 560 (Ind. Ct. App. 2014). 

Work History

•    2015 - present – Counsel, Napier Gault Schupbach & Moore, PLC
•    2011 - 2015 – Attorney, Kightlinger & Gray, LLP
•    2010 - 2011 –Law Clerk, Honorable Judge Paul Isaacs, 14th Judicial Circuit, Commonwealth of Kentucky

Education   

•    Juris Doctor, Indiana University, McKinney School of Law, 2009
             Member, Indiana International Comparative Law Review
•    Bachelor of Art, University of Kentucky, 2006

Honors and Awards  

•    2015 Board of Directors, YouthBuild Louisville
•    2014 Indiana Rising Star (Top 2.5 percent of lawyers under 40 or practicing less than 10 years)

Professional Memberships  

•    Defense Research Institute
•    Kentucky Bar Association
•    Louisville Bar Association
•    Kentucky Defense Counsel

Bar Association Activities  

•    2014 – Chair, Louisville Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section
•    2013 – Vice Chair, Louisville Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section

Bar Admissions  

•    Kentucky
•    Indiana
•    Virginia
•    United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
•    United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana