Jessica B. Droste

Jessica B. Droste

Of Counsel | Lexington | 859-309-7295 | jdroste@ppoalaw.com

Jessica is a litigator with experience in insurance defense, coverage issues, bad faith claims, premises liability matters, and appellate advocacy. During her time in practice, she has successfully obtained summary judgment for her clients in tort defense and premises liability cases.

A native of Kentucky, Jessica obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Kentucky College of Law, where she served as the Operations Manager of the Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 102 and received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Education Law.

Prior to attending law school, Jessica spent two years working for an international shipping company in Charleston, South Carolina and studied at the University of Reading in England. These global experiences provided Jessica with knowledge of business industries that enhances her ability to defend individual clients and organizations.

During her free time, Jessica enjoys running, traveling, and spending time with friends, family and her golden retriever, Ellie.

Legal Honors and Awards

– Kentucky Super Lawyers®, Rising Star 2018

Areas of Concentration

Automobile & Trucking Litigation
Premises Liability
Toxic Torts

Bar Admissions & Organizations

– Kentucky Bar Association
– Fayette County Bar Association
– U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky
– Central Kentucky American Inn of Court
– Kentucky Defense Counsel, Young Lawyers Division

Education

– University of Kentucky, Juris Doctor, 2014
– Centre College, B.A., International Studies, Minor in History, 2008
– University of Reading, Reading, England, Fall 2006