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Michael Eubanks

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Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Law
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Wrongful Death


Michael F. Eubanks, born in Dallas, Texas, February 8, 1954; admitted to bar, 1979, Kentucky; 1981, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky; 1985, U.S. Supreme Court.

Education: Davidson College (B.S., magna cum laude, 1976); University of Kentucky (J.D., 1979), Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Delta Phi (Treasurer, 1978 and President, 1979).

Member: Madison County (President, 1988), Kentucky and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Kentucky Justice Association; Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Managing Partner of Shumate, Flaherty, Eubanks & Baechtold, P.S.C., in Richmond, Kentucky, specializing in plaintiff's workers' compensation, personal injury, and criminal defense for over 41 years. Rated Super Lawyers by SuperLawyer.com.


  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1979
  • Davidson College
    • B.A. - 1976
    • Honors: magna cum laude

Bar Admission

  • Kentucky, 1979
  • U.S. District Court, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1985

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Delta Phi

Professional Associations

  • Madison County (President, 1988)
  • Estill County
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Current Employment Position

  • Managing Partner