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Richard Northern

Partner

P 502-562-7234 F 502-589-0309

500 West Jefferson Street
Suite 2800
Louisville, KY 40202

 

Rick Northern is a member of the Firm's Corporate & Securities Service Team.  He concentrates his practice in corporate law.

Richard  Northern

Location

500 West Jefferson Street
Suite 2800
Louisville, KY 40202

Professional Experience

  • White House Fellow
  • Special Assistant to the United States Secretary of the Interior Cecil D. Andrus
  • Legislative Director for U.S. Representative Romano L. Mazzoli
  • Staff Writer for The Courier-Journal

Honors

Best Lawyers Generic Honors LogoRichard Northern, SL

  • Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America® Corporate Law, 2008-2017
  • Recognized by his peers as one of the Kentucky Super Lawyers®
  • Highest Professional AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Inducted into the University of Louisville Hall of Honor, 2012
  • Named Louisville's Community Leader of the Year, 2006
  • Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters conferred by Spalding University
  • Order of Merit Award from the University of Louisville, the highest honor given by its Alumni Association
  • Salute to Catholic School Alumni Award, inaugural Class
  • U.S.-Japan Leadership Fellow

Education

1977 - M.P.A., Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; Littauer Fellow

1976 - J.D., University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law

1970 - B.A. (English), University of Louisville; Editor-in-Chief of The Cardinal and named the Outstanding Graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences

Directorships

  • S.Y. Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ Symbol SYBT)
  • Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company
  • Nugent Sand Company

Admissions

  • Kentucky

Civic Involvement

  • Chair of the Louisville Redevelopment Authority
  • Director, Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's Healthcare Foundation
  • Former Chair of the Catholic Education Foundation, 2000-2006
  • Former Chair and Director of Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, 1981-2008
  • Former Chair of the Caritas Foundation
  • Former Treasurer of the University of Louisville Foundation

Professional Experience

  • White House Fellow
  • Special Assistant to the United States Secretary of the Interior Cecil D. Andrus
  • Legislative Director for U.S. Representative Romano L. Mazzoli
  • Staff Writer for The Courier-Journal

Honors

Best Lawyers Generic Honors LogoRichard Northern, SL

  • Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America® Corporate Law, 2008-2017
  • Recognized by his peers as one of the Kentucky Super Lawyers®
  • Highest Professional AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Inducted into the University of Louisville Hall of Honor, 2012
  • Named Louisville's Community Leader of the Year, 2006
  • Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters conferred by Spalding University
  • Order of Merit Award from the University of Louisville, the highest honor given by its Alumni Association
  • Salute to Catholic School Alumni Award, inaugural Class
  • U.S.-Japan Leadership Fellow

Education

1977 - M.P.A., Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University; Littauer Fellow

1976 - J.D., University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law

1970 - B.A. (English), University of Louisville; Editor-in-Chief of The Cardinal and named the Outstanding Graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences

Directorships

  • S.Y. Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ Symbol SYBT)
  • Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company
  • Nugent Sand Company

Admissions

  • Kentucky

Civic Involvement

  • Chair of the Louisville Redevelopment Authority
  • Director, Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's Healthcare Foundation
  • Former Chair of the Catholic Education Foundation, 2000-2006
  • Former Chair and Director of Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, 1981-2008
  • Former Chair of the Caritas Foundation
  • Former Treasurer of the University of Louisville Foundation
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