Our Legal History

A small town law firm with big city results

Our Legal History

A small town law firm with big city results
Experience and proven results

Curtis Legal Services has been serving up justice in eastern Kentucky for over three decades. We specialize in criminal defense, personal injury cases/civil law that include:

  • Personal injury
  • Medical negligence
  • Nursing home abuse
  • Slip and fall
  • Car accidents
  • Trucking accidents
  • and more

Whether you have been arrested, sustained bodily injury, experienced property damage, have been wrongly affected by a physician, or a loved one has suffered neglect at a nursing home, this is personal for us.

No matter what legal challenge you are faced with, you can be confident that Curtis Legal Services will settle for nothing less than results that are in your best interest. When you call our office, you will talk to a member of our team who can help you right away. We are confident that we can meet your needs and, after you discuss your case with us, we know you will be too.

You’re not just a client … you’re our neighbor

Curtis Legal Services is more than a law firm. We’re a family. Started by Michael J. Curtis in 1992 after 15 years of group practice, Curtis Legal Services was born from a desire to practice law the “Curtis Legal Way,” with care, compassion and grit. At Curtis Legal Services, we are on your side. We’re a family-run firm that builds one-on-one relationships with our clients in order to provide strong representation dedicated to getting results. We are the small town friendliness and support you expect with the big firm power and resources you need.

So what are you waiting for? Need a lawyer? Call Curtis Legal Services for a free consultation. Let our family help yours.

Michael J. Curtis

Michael J. Curtis graduated from Salmon P. Chase College of Law of Northern Kentucky University in 1979. Over the last 40 years, Michael has provided his clients with the highest quality of legal representation. He brings compassion, respect, an extensive knowledge of the law, and a deep understanding of the court systems.

Michael has extensive trial experience where he has earned a reputation as a fierce advocate for his clients. He was admitted to the bar in 1979 along with being admitted to the KY bar. Michael is also admitted to practice before the US Court of Appeals, Fourth, 6th, 11th circuit courts; US District Courts, Eastern District of Kentucky; Phi Alpha Delta Fraternity member, Member of the American Bar Association, Kentucky Justice Association, American Association for Justice.

Areas of practice include:

  • Personal injury
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Medical malpractice
  • Wrongful death
  • Workplace accident
  • Premises liability
  • Products liability
  • Criminal defense
  • Nursing home abuse
  • Slip and fall accidents

Ways to reach us

Use the contact form on this page, or:




1544 Winchester Ave.
Suite 708
Ashland, KY 41101