Overview

Michael D. Hornback represents employers and companies in all aspects of litigation, in both state and federal courts in Tennessee and Kentucky. He has extensive experience in a wide variety of employment-related matters, including claims of discrimination, retaliation, issues involving non-compete agreements, and handling claims before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC).

 

 

Professional & Community Affiliations

Member

Kentucky Bar Association

Member, Board of Directors

Fayette County Bar Association

Member

Lexington Rotary Club

Member

DRI

Member

Kentucky Defense Counsel, Inc.

Member

Central Kentucky Inns of Court

Recognition

Named, Rising Star

Kentucky

Super Lawyers

2016-2017

Graduate

Leadership Lexington

2015

Named, The Best of the Bar - Rising Star

Nashville Business Journal

2010

Speaking Engagements

Preventing Retaliation in the Kentucky Workplace

Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management’s 35th Annual Conference

August 29, 2019

2019 Hot Topics in Employment Law

Kentucky Industry Liaison Group

August 9, 2019

#MeToo Movement and Retaliation and Other Employment Law Updates

Louisville Bar Association

April 17, 2019

Challenging Workplace Disability Scenarios

Commonwealth of Kentucky Personnel Cabinet’s 32nd Annual EEO, Diversity and Leadership Conference

October 25, 2018

Challenging Workplace Disability Scenarios

Kentucky Society for Human Resource Management’s 34th Annual Conference

August 30, 2018

Wage and Hour Update

Association of Corporate Counsel - Kentucky Chapter

April 24, 2018

Education

  • J.D., University of Arkansas School of Law, 2002
  • B.A., Eastern Kentucky University, 1999

Bar Admission

Kentucky
Tennessee

Courts

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee