Melinda T. Sunderland
Firm: Morgan & Pottinger, P.S.C.
Address: 601 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Membership: Louisville (Member: Bankruptcy Section Committee, 2011; Leadership Kentucky, 2009; LBA Leadership Academy, 2011) and Kentucky Bar Associations.
University: Transylvania University, B.A., 2000, University of Kentucky, J.D., 2003
Admitted: 2003, Kentucky; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
Biography: Awards:Business First of Louisville 20 People to Know in Law, 2015;Super Lawyers®, Kentucky, 2015;Business First of Louisville “Forty Under 40”, 2014; “Kentucky Rising Star” by Super Lawyers® for 2013-2014;Leadership Kentucky, 2009;Focus Louisville, February 2011; Louisville Bar Association, Leadership Academy, 2011 ;Co-Section of the Year, Louisville Bar Association's Bankruptcy Section Chair, 2011;Presenter:"Annual Survey of Developments Under the Uniform Commercial Code”, Annual Conference on Legal Issues for Financial Institutions, University of Kentucky, College of Law, 2009-present;Chair, Biennial Collection Law Conference, University of Kentucky, College of Law, 2011-present;"Foreclosure, Bankruptcy and Workouts”, Kentucky Bankers Association, 2012;"Default, Remedies and Enforcement Under Article 9," Kentucky Bankers Association, 2010-2011; "Common Mistakes in UCC Filing", Kentucky Bankers Association, 2010-2011; Co-Presenter, “Common Mistakes in UCC Filings”, Texas Bankers Association, 2004-2006.Community Involvement:Family Scholar House, Board of Directors, Development Committee (Chair), 2013-present Kentucky Bar Foundation, IOLTA Board of Trustees, 2012-present, Treasurer, 2013-present Eastwood Fire District, Chairperson for the Board of Trustees, 2012-present Bankruptcy Section Chair, Louisville Bar Association, 2011 Credit Abuse Resistance Education, Planning Committee Member, 2011-present Small and Independent Business Committee, Greater Louisville, Inc., 2011 Credit Abuse Resistance Education, Program Volunteer, 2009-present Legal Aid Society, Domestic Violence Advocacy Program Volunteer, 2009-2010Louisville Bar Association's Santa's Court Toy Drive with the Salvation Army, Firm Representative, 2008-presentAssociate Campaign for Legal Aid Society, Committee Member, 2005-2008