Paul Craft - Law Firm in Greenup, KY

Paul Craft

Paul E. Craft was born February 24, 1977. Paul is a 1995 graduate of Greenup County High School, Greenup, Kentucky.

After graduation, Paul received a Bachelor's Degree in History from Morehead State University. In 1999, Paul was admitted to the University of Cincinnati College of Law, receiving a Juris Doctorate in 2002. Paul is currently the Managing Partner with the firm of McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland. Paul practices in various areas of law. He primarily concentrates in the areas of civil litigation, criminal law, municipal law, personal injury, domestic (divorce/custody) law, small corporations, and civil appeals.

Paul and his wife, Amy, have three children Jonah, Isaac and Eli.

Paul achievements, both professional and civic, are as follows:
  • Member of Greenup and Lewis County Bar Associations; Member of Boyd County Bar Association; Kentucky & Ohio Bar Association
  • Admitted to practice law in Kentucky and Ohio
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, member
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Ashland Alliance 2004 - 2005
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Ashland Young Professionals 2004 - 2012; President of Ashland Young Professionals 2004 - 2005
  • City Attorney, City of South Shore, Kentucky 2005 - Present
  • City Attorney, City of Worthington, Kentucky 2009 - Present
  • Assistant City Attorney, City of Greenup, Kentucky
  • Assistant City Attorney, City of Flatwoods, Kentucky
  • Attorney, Greenup County Environmental Commission 2009 - Present

Charitable Giving

Despite being a busy attorney and father of three boys, Paul still finds time to donate to his community. He provides free legal services to Habitat for Humanity. He has served on the Board of Directors and a founding member of the Ashland Young Professionals. He is a past member of the Board of Members of Ashland Alliance. Paul donated his time by being president of the Ashland Young Professionals Association in 2004 and 2005. In addition, he finds time to coach children's sports as he did even before becoming a father.

In addition, McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland has, since its inception as a law firm, provided free services to help churches in our local area with legal matters that come up from time to time such as starting a charitable corporation, obtaining title to real estate to expand their facilities and other general matters.

In addition to giving of our time, we are also proud to give money to a host of organizations throughout the area. Each year McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland awards three $500.00 scholarships to local high school students for recognizing their commitment to continue their education. Over the years since the scholarship has been implemented, the law firm has given away over $35,000.00 to these well-deserving award recipients.

Additionally, the law firm has given generously over the years to help support children in other endeavors such as little league baseball, little league football, girl's softball, boy's baseball, the Lion's Club horseshow, Old Fashion Days, cheerleaders and mission trips for individual children.

At McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie & Kirkland we have been fortunate to be a part of a highly successful law firm for forty years. Our founders believed then and we believe now in giving back generously to the community that supports us!
If you or someone you know needs legal help, contact MMLK today at:
Greenup: 606-473-7303
Ashland: 606-326-0001