Experienced Attorney Services in Flatwoods, KY

At Hensley Law Office, based in Flatwoods, Kentucky, our lawyers are ready, willing, and able to handle your cases involving personal injury and workers compensation. In addition, we assist you with family law, criminal defense, and Social Security claims. We have tried and/or litigated and settled six figure settlements in Boyd, Greenup, Carter, and Rowan Circuit Courts.
Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury and Car Accidents

Our law firm works with victims of car accidents, slip-and-fall accidents, wrongful death, notary services, and nursing home liability. We start with a free consultation to discuss your injuries and your financial setbacks due to the injury. It is important for you to know your rights and the responsibilities of those who created the injury.

There are many things that need to be done early in a case that can have a significant impact on your case. One example would be that there are some doctors who will refuse to respond when asked for their opinions about your condition. Such information is crucial in obtaining a fair resolution of your case.

It is crucial that you receive proper advice and take the necessary steps to maximize the benefits which you are entitled.
Personal Injury - Legal Services in Flatwoods, KY
We will represent you in such areas as:
  • Accidents
  • Animal Bites
  • Animal Rights Protection Law
  • Amputations
  • Assault Battery
  • Auto Accidents
  • Birth Related Incident
  • Boating Accidents
  • Hospital Injuries
  • No Fault Attorneys
  • Nursing Home Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Personal Injury Mediation
  • Physical Injuries
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Repeated Trauma Injuries
  • Tractor Trailer Accidents
  • Uninsured Motorists
  • Wrongful Death
  • 18 Wheeler Accidents

Family Law and Divorce

Child Custody - Legal Services in Flatwoods, KY
Although no one can ever predict the outcome of a case, knowing Judge's tendencies can often lead to wise decisions in what to settle on and what to litigate.

We are in the courts in front of a judge on a regular basis, almost always weekly and often several times a week. We also attempt to help clients make wise decisions, understanding that their cases are often very emotional.

Call Hensley Law Office for your divorce lawyer.
We will represent you in such areas as:
  • Child Abuse Investigations
  • Child Advocacy
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Civil Litigation
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Complex Litigation
  • Co-Parenting Agreements
  • Custody
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Partnership Dissolutions
  • Domestic Violence
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Businesses
  • Family Law
  • Financial Planning
  • Foster Care
  • Grandparents' Rights
  • House Purchasing Assistance
  • Legal Guardianship
  • Litigation
  • Living Wills
  • Living Trusts
  • Loan Modifications
  • Name Changes
  • Parenting Plans
  • Pet Custody
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Visitation
  • Wills

Workers Compensation and Disability

An injury at work can have a drastic effect on you and your family. There are notices you must give to preserve your rights. If you get hurt at work, there are many laws that affect your rights and recovery efforts. There are numerous forms and other filings that must be taken care of before you actually can receive your benefits.

For example, you are entitled to choose your own doctor. Many times employers will instruct an injured worker to treat with a doctor they choose and this can negatively affect your treatment as well as the benefits you receive.
We will represent you in such areas as:
  • Back Injuries
  • Bodily Injury Claims
  • Class Action Lawsuits
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Construction Accidents
  • Head Injuries
  • Hospital Consultations
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Liability Claims
  • Lost Wages
  • Medical Benefits
  • Occupational Diseases
  • Paralysis
  • Slip Fall Injuries
  • State Employees
  • Traumatic
  • Truck Accidents
  • Vocational Retraining
  • Wage Garnishment Removal
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Workers' Compensation Claims

Criminal Defense

Our lawyers serve as litigation attorneys for the defense of both felony and misdemeanor criminal cases. We can help you with nearly any situation, regardless of the offense.
We will represent you in such areas as:
  • Abduction
  • Alimony
  • Appeals
  • Appellate Courts
  • Court Hearings
  • Defamation
  • District Courts
  • Drunk Driving/DUI/DWI
  • Emergency Protective Orders/EPO/DVO
  • Federal Court
  • Felonies
  • Fraud
  • Hit Run Auto Accidents
  • Investment Fraud
  • Jail Consultations
  • Kidnapping
  • Misdemeanors
  • Probation Violations
  • Property Damage
  • Protective Custody
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traffic Violations
  • Unlawful Restraint
  • Witness Interviews

Social Security

Let us help you through the network of red tape with Social Security and SSI. If you are no longer able to work due to disability and your claim has been denied, come to us for help.
We will represent you in such areas as:
  • Asset Protection
  • Confidential Services
  • Nursing Home Services
  • Social Security Disability
  • SSI