Gregg Y. Neal

Gregg Y. Neal is board certified in civil pretrial and trial litigation, a certified circuit and appellate mediator and approved arbitrator in Florida and was licensed in Kentucky in 1973 and in Florida in 1989.

He is certified as by the Supreme Court of Florida as a circuit mediator, appellate mediator, and approved arbitrator, having received his training through the Duke University Private Adjudication Center and the Florida Dispute Resolution Center. He is a Kentucky mediator on the Court of Justice Roster. Mr. Neal is published in Am Jur Trials, ATLA’s Litigating Tort Cases, the Kentucky Bar Journal and the Kentucky Justice Association Advocate. He is a member of the Judicial Nominating Commission for the 53d Judicial District. He is a member of the Kentucky Supreme Court Civil Rules Committee.

He is admitted to practice in Kentucky and Florida, the United States Supreme Court, United States District Court Western and Eastern district, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Neal served in the USAR from 1970-1976. Mr. Neal is a past president of the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce and past president of the Shelbyville Kiwanis Club. He is an elder at the First Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville and taught Sunday School for over 30 years.


  • Real Estate
  • Business
  • Contracts
  • Probate & Wills
  • Legal & Medical Negligence
  • Title Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Mr. Neal recently obtained his recertification as a Certified Circuit and Appellate mediator by the Florida Supreme Court and approved arbitrator.

The Numerous Benefits to Mediation

The most common benefits to using mediation as opposed to going to court include:

  • Mediation allows you to reach mutually agreeable solutions
  • We encourage parties to look at the future instead of the past
  • Mediation is quicker and less expensive than litigation
  • It’s private and confidential
  • The benefit from having an impartial third party helping you


  • University of Louisville School of Law, Louisville, Kentucky: J.D. (1973)
  • Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, B.S. (1970)


  • Kentucky, 1973
  • Florida, 1989
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1979
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • American Association for Justice (State Delegate 1983-1987)
  • Kentucky Justice Association (President 1987)
  • National Trial Lawyers Association (State committee)
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Florida Academy of Professional Mediators
  • Kentucky Supreme Court Civil Rules Committee
  • 53d Judicial Bar Association

Areas Of Expertise

  • Business/Commercial
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • General Mediation

Special Designation

  • N/A

Areas Of Certification

  • Circuit Civil


931 Main Street Post Office Box 40
Shelbyville, KY 40066-0040

(502) 633-6002


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