Jonathan King

Jonathan King

Managing Partner
Central City, Kentucky
I attained degrees in accounting and agricultural economics from the University of Kentucky in 1985.  I worked for two years and then returned to law school.  I received my law degree from the University of Kentucky in 1990.  For two years I practiced in Lexington, Kentucky with a large firm.  In 1992 I moved to Muhlenberg County to practice with Bill Paxton.  I have been partners with Bill since that time.  My practice is a mix of banking, real estate, small business, personal injury and family law.

Areas of Practice

  • 25% Family Law
  • 20% Real Estate
  • 15% Small Business
  • 15% Banking/Collections
  • 15% Personal Injury
  • 10% Other

Litigation Percentage

  • 35% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1991


  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. - 1990
    • Honors: Kentucky Law Journal, Associate Editor, 1989-1990
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1985
    • Major: Accounting and Agricultural Economics

Representative Clients

  • First Security Bank of Kentucky
  • Brewco Saw Systems
  • Piper's Saw Shop
  • City of Morgantown

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, 1990 - Present
  • American Bar Association, 2013 - Present


  • Farm House