• American Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • NACBA

Biography

Kimberly Staples holds a Bachelor of Science in Business from Indiana University with a concentration in Accounting. She earned her law degree in 1998 from the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law and has been in private practice since that time. Ms. Staples is a member of the Kentucky Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association – Bankruptcy Division, and Hardin County Bar Association. In addition, Ms. Staples served on the U.S. Bankruptcy Court’s Strategic Planning Committee for the Western District of Kentucky and is a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. To date Ms. Staples has obtained the largest personal injury settlement in our firm’s history. Ms. Staples has also worked with students in Jefferson and Hardin County participating in Teen Court and the C.A.R.E. program which helps educate young adults on issues related to credit attainment and financial planning. In her spare time, Ms. Staples is an avid runner and swimmer but most often can be found spending time with her three grandchildren.

Areas of Practice

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
  • Social Security Disability
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
  • Estates/Probate
  • Divorce/Custody/Domestic Relations
  • Teen Court
  • Domestic Mediation
  • Misdemeanor Criminal Defense
  • Civil Mediation
  • Felony Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1999

Education

  • University of Louisville School of Law, Louisville, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1998
  • Indiana University
    • Bachelor of Science
    • Major: Business
    • Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member
  • Louisville Bar Association – Bankruptcy Division, Member
  • Hardin County Bar Association, Member
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court’s Strategic Planning Committee for the Western District of Kentucky
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, Member
  • Hardin County Bar

Pro Bono Activities

  • Teen Court
  • C.A.R.E. Program

Our Philosophy

What To Expect When You Work With Us
  • Free Consultation

    Our firm offers over the phone and video consultations for your safety and convenience. All consultations are free.

  • Family

    Our attorneys treat you like family. We care about helping you find the best resolution to your case.

  • Accessible

    We are accessible to our clients and are available 24/7.

  • Personalized Service

    Our attorneys offer honest advice and tailored solutions to your unique goals.

  • Approachable

    We are friendly and approachable lawyers who listen and understand your needs.

  • Experience

    Our attorneys have decades of experience with successfully handling a variety of legal matters. 

Client Reviews

Real Stories Frm Real People
    She cares for her clients and is more interested in getting her clients where they need to be rather than trying to drag things on.

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    The whole staff is amazing could not ask for a better lawyer or law office!

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    Very professional and never gave us false hopes or expectations.

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    - Traci Maley
    The people there were wonderful and took their time to answer our questions.

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    - Elisa Castillo
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