Danny C. Reeves

Hon. Danny C. Reeves

Chief Judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky

Judge Danny C. Reeves is a United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, a position he has held since 2001.  Prior to his appointment to the bench, Judge Reeves was a partner in the Lexington, Kentucky office of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP (formerly Greenebaum Doll & McDonald PLLC), where he practiced civil litigation from 1983 to 2001.  Judge Reeves began his legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Eugene E. Siler, Jr., then of the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky from 1981 to 1983.  He received his J.D. from Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University in 1981 and his B.A. from Eastern Kentucky University in 1978.  


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