Lexington Office

230 Lexington Green Circle
Suite 605
Lexington, KY 40503
T: 859.899.8514
F: 859.899.8498
E: cstansbury@mrrlaw.com

Casey Stansbury Super Lawyers 2015










Mr. Stansbury focuses his practice on insurance defense, civil rights, and governmental liability issues.  He regularly counsels and represents police officers, correctional officials, municipalities, and public officials in a variety of matters including employment concerns, contract disputes, and civil rights actions.  Casey has a diverse practice including the defense of employers, both public and private. In addition to his representation of public entities and officials, Casey has experience in handling various other types of litigation matters including cases concerning construction disputes, commercial law, and motor vehicle accidents.

Casey is a frequent presenter and has received numerous awards, including the Defense Research Institute’s 2014 Albert H. Parnell Outstanding Program Chair Award.  He also serves as the DRI Government Liability Committee Chair.

  • Fayette County Bar Association
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel
    • President (2014-2015)
    • President Elect (2013-2014)
    • Vice President (2012-2013)
    • Secretary (2011-2012)
    • Board of Directors (2010-2011)
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Governmental Liability Committee
      • Chair (current)
      • Vice Chair (2014-2016)
      • Program Chair (2013-2014)
      • Online Committee Chair (2013-2014)
      • Vice-Program Chair (2012-2013)
      • Chair of Publications (2011-2012)
      • Annual Meeting Chair (2010-2011)
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC)
    • Board of Directors (2018-2019)
  • National Retail and Restaurant Defense Association (NRRDA)
  • Risk and Insurance Management Society
  • Bluegrass Claims Association
  • Faith First Soccer, Coach
  • First United Methodist Church, Member
  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Selected as a Best Lawyer in America for Litigation – Insurance (2019)
  • Named a Kentucky “Super Lawyer” (2015-2017)
  • Named a Kentucky “Super Lawyer Rising Star” (2013-2014)
  • DRI Albert H. Parnell “Outstanding Program Chair Award” (2014)
  • “Section 1983 Claims” – Kentucky Jailers’ Association Conference
  • “Law Enforcement Encounters with the Mentally Ill and Potential Liability under the ADA; Analysis of Sheehan v. city of San Francisco” – Travelers Insurance Company, Public Sector
  • “The Perfect Storm – The True Story of How Inexcusable Mistakes and Failures at All Levels of City Government Led to the Payment of a Merit-less Claim” – Defense Research Institute Annual Meeting (2011)
  • “Mock Trials” – Bluegrass Claims Association/Kentucky Claims Association Annual Conference
  • “Bonding and Surety Issues Concerning Construction” and “Insurance and Indemnity Issues Involving Construction.” – Blue Moon Seminar
  • “Evaluating and Settling Personal Injury Claims” – National Business Institute Seminar
  • “Utilizing Paralegals Effectively” – Greater Lexington Paralegal Association, Voted Most Outstanding Speaker
  • “Cyber Insurance & Cyber Liability” – Bluegrass Claims
  • “Politically Correct, Defending Political Government Officials” – Kentucky Paralegal Association
  • “Evaluation of a Motor Vehicle Claim from the Defense Perspective” – Kentucky Justice Association
  • “Iqbal Energizes Motion to Dismiss Practice” – Co-authored, International Society of Primerus Law Firms
  • Kentucky Supreme Court
  • Ohio
  • Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • J.D., 2001, Ohio Northern University College of Law
    • National Environmental Moot Court Team
    • The Order of Barristers
  • B.A., 1998, Louisiana State University
    • Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity