Shay Morgan

Associate

smorgan@kkhblaw.com

Shay Morgan focuses her practice in business and corporate law, serving clients in business-related transactions and corporate litigation. She works closely with her clients to solve complex issues related to real and personal property rights, employment issues, shareholder agreements, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiations, and conflict resolutions. Ms. Morgan’s litigation experience includes landlord/tenant disputes, real estate litigation, business financing and contracting disputes, employment issues, cryptocurrency litigation, foreclosure actions, collections, and creditor’s rights in bankruptcy. Ms. Morgan also enjoys working with non-profit organizations and advising on 501(c)(3) tax-related matters.

Practice Areas
  • Business/Corporate Law
  • Business Planning
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Creditor’s Rights Bankruptcy
Education
  • Murray State University, B.A.B., Summa Cum Laude, 2004

  • Southern Illinois University School of Business, M.B.A., 2015

  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, D., Magna Cum Laude, 2015

Admitted to Practice
  • Kentucky, 2015
  • Illinois, 2016
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 2015
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 2015
Professional Associations
  • American Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • McCracken County Bar Association
Professional/Personal Achievements
  • Kentucky Super Lawyer®, Rising Star 2018 – 2020

  • Board of Directors, Paducah Citizens Advisory Board

  • Board of Directors, Rotary Club of Paducah

  • Leadership Paducah, Class 30

Seminars Presented
  • 2020 – McCracken County Bar Association: “Advising Non-profit Organizations”
  • 2019 – West Kentucky SHRM: “Has Employment Law Gone to Pot?”
  • 2018 – West Kentucky SHRM: “FMLA, Military Leave and ADA”
  • 2015 – West Kentucky Paralegals: “E-Discovery in Litigation”
Articles
  • “Must the Corporation Pay for the Sins of the Employee after United States ex rel. Vavra v. Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc., 727 F. 3d 343 (5th 2013)?” SIU Law Journal, Spring 2015 https://opensiuc.lib.siu.edu/siulj/vol39/iss2/8/
  • “What Not to Say When Stepping Off of a Plane in Tokyo: a Comparison of American and Japanese Business Practices.” Murray State University Honors Thesis, 2014

Contact Us

Keuler, Kelly, Hutchins,
Blankenship & Sigler, LLP

100 South 4th Street, Suite 400
Paducah, KY 42001

p. (270) 448-8888
f. (270) 448-0998
email: info@kkhblaw.com