Lesley A. Owen


Lesley Owen understands that the intricacies of the law can be daunting for many of her clients. It’s her unwavering attention to detail that sets her apart. With a primary focus on real estate law, commercial transactions, estate and trust administration, and estate planning, Lesley is dedicated to finding practical solutions and guiding her clients through implementation with patience, ensuring they feel confident that their cases will be handled both appropriately and efficiently.

In the realm of transactional law, Lesley’s expertise shines. She excels in facilitating the buying and selling of businesses and serves as a trusted representative for business owners when implementing policies and procedures. Her meticulous approach extends to crafting policies and procedures and providing comprehensive contract review and drafting services.

Lesley’s motivation is simple – she wants to help people. Her passion for assisting clients is the driving force behind her commitment to delivering optimal legal solutions.

Beyond her legal practice, Lesley actively engages in community service, a testament to her dedication to giving back. For many years, she has been a steadfast member of the board of the United Way of Western Kentucky, where her contributions have made a significant impact. In 2022-2023, she took on the role of Board Chair when the organization expanded its reach from Paducah, McCracken County to all of far western Kentucky, further exemplifying her leadership and commitment to the betterment of her community.

Lesley Owen’s blend of legal expertise and community service underscores her role as a trusted advocate and dedicated community steward, making her an invaluable asset to both her clients and her hometown of Paducah.


Murray State University, B.S., Summa Cum Laude, 2010
Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 2013

Admitted to Practice

Kentucky, 2013
Illinois, 2014

Professional Associations

Kentucky Bar Association
Illinois Bar Association
McCracken County Bar Association

Practice Areas

Business Entities
Contract and Commercial Transactions
Corporate Law
Estate Planning
Mergers & Acquisitions
Real Estate Law
Tax Law
Wills, Trusts, Estates and Probate


SuperLawyers®, Rising Stars 2019-2024
Kentucky Bar Foundation, Life Fellow, 2020
Leadership Paducah Class #28
United Way of Western Kentucky , Board Chair, 2022-2023

Seminars Presented

 “Credit Abuse Resistance Education (C.A.R.E.),” Kentucky Bar Foundation,Paducah Tilghman High School, May 23, 2013


Lesley Owen was born in Paducah, Kentucky.
She is married to Chris Owen.