HOGE & ASSOCIATES
Family Law Attorneys
Serving Clients in Jefferson, Oldham, Bullitt and Hardin
Offices in Louisville, Kentucky
Bill Hoge has been practicing law in Louisville for
more than four decades
and focusing on Family Law for better than half of that time.
A Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and
former Chair of the Family Law Sections for both the
Association and the Louisville Bar Association, Bill is a trial attorney with training as a
mediator, arbitrator and collaborative Family Law professional.
Talk to Bill Hoge about how he can help you resolve your complex divorce and Family Law issues.
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James K. Murphy
Jim Murphy began practicing law in Kentucky in 1993. He
graduated magna cum laude from Washington & Lee University
and cum laude from the Lewis School of Law at Washington &
Prior to joining Hoge & Associates, Jim's practice with another
Louisville firm focused in commercial transactions, real estate and
business. Since 2013, he has refocused his practice on Family
Law matters with a special emphasis on business and real estate
factors. Jim has worked on a variety of Family Law matters
including domestic violence actions and criminal defense in child
support matters as well as processing divorces, child support, child
custody and post-divorce litigation.
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Ruth J. Wilkerson
Ruth Wilkerson has been practicing law in Kentucky since 2010.
A graduate of the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia and
Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky, Ruth has a varied
legal background which included estate planning, workers
compensation, personal injury litigation, employment law, civil
rights discrimination and sexual harassment.
Ruth has focused on Family Law matters
since joining Hoge & Associates. She has handled both contested and uncontested divorce actions,
modifications of child support and maintenance/alimony, disputed
parenting matters such as visitation schedules and primary
residence, adoption proceedings, child custody and domestic violence
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FREE 15-MINUTE TELEPHONE CONSULTATIONS
We offer free 15-minute initial telephone consultations
to potential clients. Upon
conclusion of that 15-minute initial telephone consultation, potential clients usually have
the opportunity to decide to make an appointment for a $200 initial
face-to-face consultation and the subsequent decision of whether or not
to hire us. We must also decide whether your case is one where we
can be effective.
Engaging our firm as legal counsel
will require the execution of a binding agreement between attorney and
client as well as the payment of an initial Engagement Fee based on the number
of hours of our time we feel will be necessary to address a client's
Family Law issue. This initial Engagement Fee will be a minimum of $1,750
up to $3,000,
depending on the attorney handling the case and the complexity of the