Madeleine R. Hamlin, Of Counsel

A Kentucky trial lawyer, Ms. Hamlin focuses her practice on Tort & Insurance Litigation.

Prior to joining Whiteford, she was a Staff Attorney at the Franklin Circuit Court for the Hon. Phillip J. Shepherd. She graduated in May of 2022 from the University of Kentucky J. David Rosenberg College of Law. While in law school, she was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and worked as a law clerk at a Kentucky firm.

Memberships & Activities

  • Member: Kentucky Bar Association

Legal & Firm News

What Are the Elements of Negligence in a Personal Injury Claim?

A lot of personal injury claims can become quite complex early on in the process and one of the main reasons for this is the need to prove negligence. Proving negligence caused an accident can be the deciding factor in the success of some cases, such as in a wrongful death claim, or if the […]

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How Are Noneconomic Damages for Mental Anguish Calculated?

Two assessments occur with any severe accident: Who is at fault, and what will the remedy be for the victim? That reward is where the concept of pain and suffering comes into play. Compensation for an injury encompasses physical and emotional trauma. It is easy to assess the medical expenses, but how are noneconomic damages […]

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The Importance of Safely Restraining Your Pet While Driving

When it comes time to travel on the road, you might want to bring along your pet. While having your dog, cat, or other animals roaming around the vehicle may seem fun, it can pose a great safety risk. Sometimes, animals behave unexpectedly when exposed to other vehicles, the noise of the car, or other […]

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