Denise Clayton
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Denise Clayton

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Judge

Kentucky
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Denise Clayton

Judge
Summary
Experience
11
Years of Experience
KYResidence (state)

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
University of Louisville
JD Brandeis School of Law
1976
The Defiance College
BA
1973
University of Louisville School Of Business
Graduate Course Work

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 17)  
Judge
Kentucky Court of Appeals
2007
Chief Circuit Judge
Jefferson County
2007
Chief Regional Circuit Judge
Metro Region
2007
Judge
Jefferson Circuit Court
2000 - 2007
Judge
Jefferson County Drug Court
2006 - 2007
Judge
Jefferson Family Court
1998 - 2000
Judge
Jefferson District Court
1996 - 1998
Judge
Truancy Diversion Court at Shawnee High School
Presenter
Continuing Legal Education
Presenter
Continuing Judicial Education
Staff Attorney
Legal Aid Society of Louisville
1987 - 1991
Coordinator
Student Life Services and Director of Student Legal Services, University of Louisville
1978 - 1987
Lawyer
Private Practice
1978 - 1987
Member
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
1987
Instructor
University of Louisville, Paralegal Program
1985
Estate and Gift Tax Attorney
Internal Revenue Service
1976
President
Plymouth Congregational Church

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 18)  
Member
United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
1980
Master
Brandeis American Inn of Court
Member
Young Women's Christian Association
Member
Park-DuValle Neighborhood Board
Member
Plymouth Community Renewal Center
Member
Summerbridge Board of Directors
Member
West Louisville Area Health Education Center
Member
Norton Hospital Foundation Board of Directors
Member
Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
Member
Kentucky Bar Association Diversity Committee
Member
Louisville Bar Association
Member
Governor’s Criminal Justice Response Team
Member
Women Lawyers Association
Member
Louisville Black Lawyers Association
Member
Kentucky Bar Association
Member
Focus Louisville (Leadership Louisville)
Chair
Commission on Racial Fairness for the Jefferson County Courts
Member
Coalition for the Homeless Board of Directors