Guy R. Colson

Guy R. Colson

Lexington, Kentucky

Guy R. Colson is a Member of the firm and chair of the firm's Litigation, Insurance and Education Law Groups, with a focus on insurance defense, insurance coverage, professional liability, personal injury, civil litigation and education law. Mr. Colson represents his clients with a depth of legal knowledge honed over 40 years of experience handling challenging litigation and business matters in state and federal courts. He is a seasoned litigator with a notable record of successful trial before the state and federal courts as well as substantial appellate experience before the Kentucky and United States Supreme Courts. In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Colson has substantial experience representing School Boards across the Commonwealth in matters involving students, teachers and school system issues.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • U.S. Federal Courts


  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1974
    • Honors: Moot Court Board
  • Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1970

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer, 2017 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Character and Fitness Committee, 1985 - 1986
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Board of Governors, 1980 - 1982