Laurel K. Cornell

Associate

Laurel Cornell is an associate in the Louisville office. Her practice involves representing employers in litigation of employment disputes involving Title VII, the FMLA, retaliation, breach of contract, and wrongful termination claims.

She also has experience advising and representing employers in administrative actions. While in law school, Laurel was a member of the Kentucky Law Journal

Laurel was listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers in 2013.  She was selected for inclusion in Kentucky Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013.





Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky

Professional Activities

Chair, Louisville Bar Association's Labor & Employment Section (2012)
Vice Chair, Louisville Bar Association's Labor & Employment Section (2011)

News/Media

"Shaping Up Employee Wellness Programs"
Bar Briefs publication of the Louisville Bar Association
May 2012

"The Legal Implications of Social Networking in the Workplace"

Bar Briefs publication of the Louisville Bar Association
May 2011

"Hold Your Horses! Important Tips Employers Should Consider Before Participating in Derby Entertaining"
Business First
May 2011 



Newsletter Articles

NLRB Taking Close Look At Photography Policies
August 1, 2013

The NLRB's Quorum Quandary
May 1, 2013

Politics In The Workplace: A Practical Approach
October 1, 2012

Community

Vice Chair, Louisville Bar Association labor and employment section, 2011
Chair, Louisville Bar Association labor and employment section, 2012

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, KY
    J.D. 2007
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
    B.A. 2003, summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky