Morgan-Jenkins-FitzhughMorgan J. Fitzhugh

Hassman & Fitzhugh, PLLC
333 West Vine Street, Ste 300
Lexington, Kentucky  40507
Telephone:  859-252-2001
Facsimile:  859-252-2009

Graduating from the University of Kentucky, College of Law with many academic awards, Ms. Fitzhugh has garnered experiences in many areas of civil litigation and the workers’ compensation arena.  She has been actively involved in litigating cases in insurance defense, bad faith claims, dram shop cases, personal injury defense, product liability, trucking claims, employment law and premises liability.

Ms. Fitzhugh has represented her clients through state and federal courts in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and participated in a dram shop trial in Ashland, Kentucky.  Ms. Fitzhugh adheres to the principals of Hassman & Fitzhugh, PLLC and prides herself on establishing a good working relationship with her clients and going the extra measure to provide an exceptional rapport with them while actively working toward a successful resolution in each case.  Ms. Fitzhugh’s strong writing skills and ability to take excellent depositions have been paramount in establishing the groundwork in her cases that brings success with motions and at trial.

Additionally, Ms. Fitzhugh has achieved success in the area of workers’ compensation by thorough case analysis, taking comprehensive depositions, and successfully representing her clients in front of the Kentucky’s Administrative Law Judges via motion practice, formal hearings, and through written briefs.  An asset in all legal arenas, Ms. Fitzhugh brings confidence, professionalism and a hard work ethic to the Hassman & Fitzhugh, PLLC team.

  • Civil Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation Defense
  • Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky Education
  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
  • J.D. – May, 2012
  • Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky
  • B.S. (Summa Cum Laude) – 2009
  • Major: Agriculture Science
  • Order of the Coif
  • Kentucky Law Journal
  • National Trial Team, Spring 2012
  • Tournament of Champions Trial Team, Fall 2011
  • AAJ Trial Team, Spring 2011
  • 1L Trial Advocacy Board Competition, Top 5 Advocate
  • CALI Award in Litigation Skills, Products Liability, and Bankruptcy
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Fayette County Bar Association
  • CALI Award for Highest Grade in Litigation Skills
  • CALI Award in Products Liability
  • CALI Award in Bankruptcy Best Oral Argument
  • Miller Writing Club