W. Rodes Brown

Phone: (859) 288-2815 | Fax: (859) 252-0688 | Email: rbrown@jacksonkelly.com
175 East Main Street, Lexington, KY 40507

W. Rodes Brown is a Member of the Firm’s Lexington, Kentucky, office and a part of the Commercial Law Practice Group. Mr. Brown’s practice is focused primarily in the area of real estate. Mr. Brown represents clients engaged in the acquisition, development, leasing and sale of real estate in natural resources, commercial and residential projects. In particular, he has worked with clients in the oil, gas and mineral industries in a variety of areas, including mineral rights, leases, title examination and curative work. Mr. Brown also acts as bank counsel for lenders engaged in real estate development and construction financing.

Mr. Brown received his Juris Doctor from the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville in 1978.

Legal Experience
1985 - PresentJackson Kelly PLLC
1982Associate, McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland
1978J.D.University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law (KY)
1974B.S.University of Kentucky (General Studies)
Bar Admissions
Court Admissions
1982U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
1982All Kentucky State Courts

Professional Involvement:
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Fayette County Bar Association

  • Lexington Rotary Club

Awards and Honors:
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Bureau of National Affairs Award, 1978
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