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Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP


About Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP

As one of the South Central U.S. region’s largest law firms, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs maintains an active national practice with around 150 attorneys in six offices throughout Kentucky, Tennessee, and Indiana. Organized into nine service teams and industry-focused practice groups, the firm strives to provide efficient and effective assistance to clients that range from startups to family business to some of the largest corporations in the United States.

With over 50 areas of legal practice, Wyatt, naturally, has a broad range of clients. In the education sector, the firm represents Berea College, Georgetown College, The Sullivan University System, University of Louisville, University of Kentucky, University of Memphis and Vanderbilt University. With several institutes of higher learning as clients, it may be difficult to choose who to root for on game day. The firm also has its finger on the pulse of the growing energy industry.


Wyatt Tarrant & Combs LLP

Citizens Plaza
500 West Jefferson Street
Louisville, KY 40202-2898
Phone: (502) 589-5235

Firm Stats

Managing Partner: Franklin K. Jelsma
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
100 - 150

Base Salary

Firm did not provide salary information 

Employment Contact

Laura Toon
Manager, Professional Personnel Recruitment
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP
500 West Jefferson Street, Suite 2800
Louisville, KY 40202-2898
Fax: (502) 589-0309

No. of U.S. Offices: 5

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Louisville, KY
Lexington, KY
Nashville, TN
Memphis, TN
New Albany, IN

Major Departments

Antitrust and Trade Regulation
Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
Corporate & Securities
Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation
Equine & Gaming
Estate Planning
Financial Institutions
Governmental Affairs and Regulated Industries
Health Care
Intellectual Property Protection and Litigation
International Trade
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Labor & Employment
Media Communications
Mineral & Energy
Nonprofit Institutions
Privacy & Information Security
Public Finance and Economic Development
Real Estate Development, Financing, and Transactions
White Collar Crime