Sean Rukavina


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    Sean Rukavina is an Associate in the Louisville office of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the Construction practice group. Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Rukavina proudly served the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a staff attorney in the chambers of Judge Richard Downey and Judge David Lanphear of the Warren County Family Court in Kentucky. Mr. Rukavina also has extensive experience defending coal companies across the coalfields of Appalachia in claims related to surface mining, as well as litigation of federal black lung disability claims.


    Commonwealth of Kentucky
    U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
    U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky


    Kentucky Bar Association
    Board Member, 2014-2016 – Bowling Green-Warren County Bar Association
    Law Day Chair, 2015 – Bowling Green-Warren County Bar Association

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    J.D., University of Kentucky, College of Law, 2014

    • CALI Award (Highest Grade): Law & Economics

    B.A., Economics and Classical Studies, Vanderbilt University, 2010