Practice Areas

Complex Business Litigation

Real Property
Transactions
& Litigation

Business Transactions

Estate Planning & Asset Protection

Elder Law

Serving Businesses, Business People And Individuals With Estates To Protect And Pass On

Cook & Watkins, PLC, is a law firm uniquely suited, by experience, design and commitment, to serve businesses, business people and individuals with estate planning needs. We are particularly adept at and interested in:

  • Complex litigation
  • Complex estate planning (including planning to reduce federal and state gift and inheritance taxes)
  • All of the issues surrounding business operations, including financing, purchasing, collections, sales, mergers and acquisitions, and business contracting of every sort
  • Insurance coverage questions
  • Business succession planning
  • Planning for the inevitable issues facing us as we age
  • Real estate
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"Duane Cook has represented me and my family real estate and natural resources businesses for more than 20 years."
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Charles E. (“Chuck”) Yates
Lexington, Kentucky

"Duane represented me in litigation over control of my businesses."

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James Gary Collins
James Collins Ford, Louisville

"When I was at risk of losing my home and farm because of a breach of trust, I contacted John Sosbe of Cook & Watkins, PLC to find out what I could do."
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Lillian Mayo
Versailles

Duane Cook has been general counsel for Kentucky Highlands Investment Corporation and its various affiliates for more than 25 years. I can fully recommend Cook and Watkins without hesitation.


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L. Ray Moncrief
Executive Vice President and COO
(Until retirement in 2015)

"Duane Cook has represented me and my family real estate and natural resources businesses for more than 20 years."
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Charles E. (“Chuck”) Yates
Lexington, Kentucky

Thank you for your interest.

Thank you for your interest. This website is designed to give you as much information about our experience, expertise, and practice philosophy as possible. We are committed to the constant improvement of our abilities and our efficiencies. We love our work. We care about our clients. We pay attention to the details. We set high standards. We nurture and keep good people.

We do not try to be all things to all people and do not take on every possible piece of business. We do not have the lowest hourly rates in this area, but we believe we provide great value.

We trust that once you get to know us through these pages, you will feel confident and even enthusiastic about bringing your legal concerns to us. We welcome the opportunity to work with you.

Call us today at 502-570-0022 or email us so our team of experienced lawyers can learn more about your legal needs.

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Georgetown
(502) 570-0022

306 North Hamilton Street
GeorgetownKY 40324

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Louisville
(502) 581-1099

8401 Shelbyville Road
Suite 100V

LouisvilleKY 40222

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