Charles H. (Chuck) Cassis is a Partner with Goldberg Simpson. He joined the firm in the summer of 1988, and he became the Managing Partner in 2019. His practice primarily includes tort litigation and defense, commercial and business litigation, general civil litigation, and insurance coverage matters.
Chuck has experience as a trial lawyer in both State and Federal Courts in many types of civil litigation, including the defense of premises, transportation, automobile, construction, product, and environmental liability claims. He is also experienced in mediating and negotiating settlements of claims in a variety of different industries. Finally, Chuck handles complex coverage and compliance matters for his various insurance clients.
Chuck graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Kentucky in 1990. Chuck is a former board chairman of the University of Kentucky College of Law Alumni Association, Ronald McDonald Charities of Kentuckiana, the YMCA Camp Piomingo, the Downtown Louisville YMCA, and the Norton Commons YMCA.
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D. (1990)
Southern Methodist University, B.A. Political Science (1987)
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky (1991)
U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky (1991)
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit (1991)
U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit (1991)
U.S. Supreme Court (2007)
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit (2011)