Personal Injury Lawyer Training

Hurst & Hurst Attended Personal Injury Lawyer Training

The attorneys of Hurst & Hurst Law attended personal injury lawyer training in Nashville, TN. The Kentucky Justice Association, hosted the continuing legal education seminar in TN. The Kentucky Justice Association is a professional organization devoted to protecting plaintiff’s right to trial. As well as helping provide better legal representation to Kentucky.

The training was part of the KJA’s annual convention, which took place in lovely Nashville, TN.  The event’s location allowed lawyers from all across the State to strengthen relationships. And take in some of the wonderful sights Nashville has to offer. Continue reading

Ethics Training

Hurst & Hurst Lawyers Attend Ethics Training In Richmond, KY

Hurst & Hurst Law attorneys, Rebecca and Daniel Hurst attended an ethics training put on by the Kentucky Justice Association. The event took place on March of 2016, in the University Club at Arlington in Richmond, Kentucky.

The speaker for the event was Pete Gullett, with Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company of Kentucky.  Mr. Gullett practiced law in Kentucky for many years before starting his work with Lawyers Mutual.  He provided invaluable insight to those in attendance about how to conduct a Continue reading

Suboxone Treatment In KY

Suboxone Treatment For Substance Abuse In Kentucky

In modern America you would be hard pressed to find anyone who has never been affected in some way by substance abuse addiction.  Most of us have had at least one relative or close friend struggle with substance abuse.  Addiction can ruin lives and often leads a person to have an interaction with the legal system.  Because Hurst & Hurst often handles the legal problems that result from addiction we try to keep abreast of the available treatment options. One newer treatment option is suboxone treatment.

One of the methods used by healthcare providers to attempt to treat addiction to controlled substances is called Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT).  In an effort to learn more about MAT, Attorneys Rebecca Hurst and Daniel Hurst attended a seminar February 2016, called “Legal Advocacy and Suboxone” put on by the 50th Judicial Circuit Model Court which took place in Danville, Kentucky.  The seminar was attended by Judges, prosecutors, lawyers, social Continue reading

Award From KBA

Attorney Rebecca Hurst Recognized For Award By Kentucky Bar Association

Attorney Rebecca Hurst Danville KYHurst & Hurst Law attorney Rebecca Hurst, was recognized for her efforts to improve the legal profession. She was recognized for her work to elevate the legal profession in Kentucky through continuing education in February 2016. All attorneys in Kentucky are required to take Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits every year. In Kentucky, a lawyer is awarded for completing sixty (60) or more continuing legal education credits (CLEs) in a three (3) year period. In 2016, the Kentucky Bar Association recognized Rebecca and has awarded her with the Continuing Legal Education Award.
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Family Law Training in Ky

Hurst & Hurst Attended Family Law Training in Kentucky

The attorneys of Hurst & Hurst Law attended family law training in Louisville, KY today. The training addressed Dependency, Abuse and Neglect cases in Kentucky, known as DNA cases.  The DNA training helps prepare lawyers to provide legal representation to abused and neglected children in the state of Kentucky.

More than 6,000 children are placed in State’s custody every year. Most of these children are in state’s custody because they have been removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect.  Guardian ad litems or GALs are appointed in DNA cases to ensure children receive fair and quick attention from the judicial system. As well as being placed in appropriate homes in a timely manner. Continue reading