LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Mitchel Denham has joined DBL Law as a partner in its Louisville office. His Civil Litigation practice focuses on health care, state and federal government investigations, open records issues, general civil litigation matters, election law, environmental law, white collar criminal law and a variety of other matters.
Denham is admitted to practice law in Kentucky, as well as the Kentucky Eastern and Western Districts, the Sixth Circuit, the DC Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Prior to joining DBL Law, Denham served as assistant deputy attorney general in the Kentucky Office of the Attorney General where he supervised nearly every division in the office handling a variety of sensitive and high profile matters. Those matters included litigation involving pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers, successful challenges to the Kentucky Governor’s executive authority, challenges to the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulations and the prosecution of numerous state and local officials.
At the Attorney General’s office, Denham oversaw the divisions which enforce non-profit organizations, election laws, environmental law, Medicaid fraud, open records laws, utility rate making, and criminal investigations, prosecutions and appeals. He co-authored numerous regulations, including the controlled substance prescribing standards and the pain clinic regulations.
A Louisville resident with his wife and three children, Denham is active in the community, serving as treasurer of the Norton Children’s Hospital Foundation and as a regular volunteer with the Bluegrass Center for Autism.
DBL Law is a mid-size law firm with offices in Louisville and Crestview Hills, Ky., and in Cincinnati, Ohio. The firm provides a range of legal services to companies, institutions and individuals. For more information, visit DBLLaw.com.