Hyden attorney Leonard Brashear has filed with the Secretary of State as a candidate for the Kentucky Supreme Court in the 3rd Supreme Court District. (See those 27 counties after the jump)
From the press release: Brashear has been a successful attorney for more than twenty-five years. Brashear is the managing partner of the prominent law firm of Morgan, Madden, Brashear & Collins, PLLC.
Brashear was born and raised in Leslie County. He is married to Kimberly Cornett Brashear. They have one daughter Catherine. His parents were the late W. F. “Fred” and Mary Katherine Hendrix Brashear. Brashear is a Baptist; he calls both Hyden Baptist Church and Muncy’s Creek Baptist Church “home”.
Brashear has a wide range of legal experience in the private practice of law. This includes family law, real estate, criminal law, personal injury, workers comp and Social Security. Over the last two decades Brashear has also served the 41st and 33rd Judicial Circuits as both a Domestic Relations Commissioner and Master Commissioner.
Brashear is a graduate of both Centre College and the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University.