Preston Clark Worley

Preston Clark Worley

Associate
Location:
Lexington, Kentucky
Phone:
859-231-8780
Fax:
859-231-6518
Email:

Preston Clark Worley is a native of Richmond, Kentucky and proudly calls Central Kentucky home. After graduating from the University of Kentucky and the University of Kentucky College of Law, he joined McBrayer Law Firm as an Associate in 2010. He enjoys a diverse practice in several areas of real estate, transactional, litigation and administrative law. Mr. Worley has represented his clients by brief or in person before various trial courts throughout the Commonwealth and the Federal Eastern District of Kentucky, the Kentucky Court of Appeals, the Kentucky Supreme Court, Executive and Administrative Agencies, the Kentucky General Assembly and municipal and fiscal court governments. His primary areas of interest are land development, property management, real estate, affordable and multifamily housing and employment law.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Land Development
  • Affordable Housing
  • Lender's Counsel
  • Developer's Counsel
  • Property Management
  • Planning and Zoning
  • Government Relations
  • Administrative Law
  • Telecommunications
  • Civil Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2010

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 2010
    • Honors: Vice President, Student Bar, 2008-2009
    • Honors: Student Government Supreme Court, Chief Justice 2009- 2010
    • Honors: UK Trial Team, Member, helped lead the team to a 2nd in the nation ranking, 2008-2010
    • Honors: CALI award for litigation skills, 2010
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) - 2007
    • Honors: Graduated with Honors in the History Department
    • Honors: Golden Key Honour Society 2004 - Present
    • Honors: Dance Blue, Corporate Relations Chairman
    • Major: History

Published Works

  • The Ties That Bind: Is Your Arbitration Agreement Enforceable and Binding, HR- The Human Resource, August/September, 2011

Honors and Awards

  • Kentucky Trial Tournament Best Advocate Award, 2008
  • CALI award for litigation skills, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Downtown Lexington Corporation, Board Member, 2012 - 2013
  • University of Kentucky Children's Hospital Executive Development Council, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Golden Matrix Fund Advisory Council, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Golden Matrix Fund Advisory Council, Chair, 2012 - Present
  • Commerce Lexington Leadership Lexington Program, 2011 - 2012
  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Fayette County Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Autism Reach of Kentucky, Board Member and General Counsel, 2011 - Present
  • Lexington History Museum , General Counsel, 2011 - Present
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, 2010 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member, Lexington Charity Club, 2010 - Present
  • Alumni Board, University of Kentucky DanceBlue, 2010 - Present