Christopher J. Tucker

Christopher J. Tucker

Associate
Location:
Danville, Kentucky
Phone:
859-965-1072
Fax:
859-236-0081
Email:

Chris Tucker is an associate with the firm of Sheehan, Barnett, Dean, Pennington, Little & Dexter, P.S.C. Chris graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2002 with a BA in History. He then attended Florida Coastal School of Law and earned his Juris Doctorate in 2006. Chris worked as an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney for the 29th Judicial Circuit covering Adair and Casey Counties and worked as the Assistant Casey County Attorney. During this time, Chris also worked as an associate in the Law Office of Thomas M. Weddle, Jr. Chris has been an associate with this firm since January 2013. He specializes in Personal Injury, Criminal Law, Bankruptcy, Worker's Compensation, Social Security/Disability, and General Civil litigation. Chris lives in Danville with his wife, Julie. He is actively involved in community activities and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Community Arts Center and Chairman of the Board for CASA of the Bluegrass.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2013

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security - Disability
  • Criminal Law
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Worker’s Compensation

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky

Education

  • Florida Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville, Florida
    • Juris Doctorate - 2006
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 2002
    • Major: History

Past Employment Positions

  • 29th Judicial Circuit, Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2006 - 2013
  • Casey County, Assistant Attorney, 2007 - 2013
  • Law Office of Thomas M. Weddle, Associate, 2007 - 2013

Pro Bono Activities

  • CASA of the Bluegrass, Board Member, 2013 - Present
  • Community Arts Center, Board Member, 2014 - Present