Randy J. Blankenship is a magna cum laude graduate of Chase College of Law, where he graduated first in his class. He is admitted to practice in Ohio and Kentucky. He is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.
Randy has over 30 years experience in civil litigation, including personal injury, employment law, consumer protection, business litigation and family law.
Randy is involved in many social activities including membership on the Erlanger City Council and on the Boards of the Erlanger Housing and Development Corporation and Envision Learning Center. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for Baptist Life Communities, Inc.
Randy resides in Erlanger, KY with his wife Kathy, and their two children Amy and Ben. Amy is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and is presently working on her MBA from NKU while working for Fidelity Investments. Ben is a member of the United States Army, 92nd Airborne Division. Randy enjoys reading, ventriloquism, history and travel.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, 1987
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 1987
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 1990
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1996
U.S. Supreme Court, 1996
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 2014
U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals, 2015
U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals, 2015
U.S. Air Force Court of Criminal Appeals, 2015
Chase College of Law Alumni Association, Director, 2009-present
Northern Kentucky Bar Association, Co-Chair, Labor and Employment Law Committee, 2010-2014
Ohio State Bar Association, Appointed by Ohio Supreme Court to CLE Commission, 2003-2007
American Jurist Institute - Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys Kentucky 2017
American Trial Lawyers Association - Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2012
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys - Client Satisfaction Award 2014
Super Lawyers 2018
Member, The Boards of The Erlanger Housing and Development Corporation and Envision Learning Center
Member of the Board of Directors, Baptist Life Communities, Inc.
Hedonic Damages: A Remedy for Kentucky Tort Victims, The Advocate, Kentucky Trial Lawyers Journal (2000) (Co-author with N. Jeffrey Blankenship)
Physician Immunity: When Doctors Cry Immunity, Who Decides? Ohio Trial (2001)
Open and Obvious: No Longer a Bar to Liability in Slip and Fall Cases, Kentucky Bench and Bar (Sept. 2014) (Co-author with C. Ed Massey)