John is a graduate of NKU Chase School of Law and has practiced in central and eastern Kentucky since 1996. He is a very strong, capable and experienced Lawyer, having practiced in nearly every area of law. Call (859) 338-6017 today to discuss your case.

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John A. Combs, Attorney at Law

Northern Kentucky University Chase College of Law, Highland Heights, Kentucky

  • Received Law Degree/Juris Doctor, May 1996
  • Dean’s List, Spring 1994
  • Dean’s List, Spring 1996

University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, May 1993
  • Minor in Economics, May 1993
  • Dean’s List, Fall 1992

John’s Background

  • Native of Whitesburg, Kentucky
  • U.S. Coast Guard Veteran, Active Duty 1987-1991; Reserve 1991-2005
  • Attended Whitesburg High School – Graduated 1987
  • Practiced in central and eastern Kentucky since 1996
  • Admitted to practice, KY Bar Association in October, 1996
  • Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of KY (January, 1997)
  • Admitted to practice, U.S. District Court, Western District of KY (February, 1997)
  • Handles appeals in State Court of Appeals and Supreme Court
  • Practiced at Frost Brown Todd LLC, a large regional law firm, from 2001-2007
  • Served as General Counsel of Commonwealth Credit Union, a $1 billion dollar financial institution, from 2007-2012
  • Vice President and General Counsel of Corrisoft, LLC, 2012
  • Established private practice in Lexington, KY in 2012
  • Established private practice in London, KY in 2018
  • Experienced Debtor-Creditor’s Rights/Bankruptcy Lawyer


  • BV Rated, LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
  • U.S. Coast Guard Achievement Medal, 1991, 2002
  • U.S. Coast Guard Letter of Commendation, 1994
  • 2006 Leadership Lexington Graduate
  • 2006 Lexington Young Professionals Association (LYPA) Rising Star Award
  • Licensed Realtor, 1992-2010
  • Eagle Scout, 1984