Daniel P. Reed


P 502-562-7237

F 502-589-0309


400 West Market Street

Suite 2000

Louisville, KY 40202

Daniel Reed is a member of Wyatt's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team.  He assists with the representation of a broad range of clients in a variety of cases.

  • Representative Matters 
    • Represents clients in commercial real estate disputes and construction litigation.
    • Advises public and private construction owners, general and specialty contractors, material suppliers, design professionals and bonding companies on engineering and construction-related issues.
    • Represented client in zoning appeal litigation regarding commercial development.
    • Represents commercial clients in products liability litigation.
    • Represents employers in defense of employment claims including retaliation, race, and gender discrimination claims.
    • Represented client in complex trust dispute litigation asserting claims including breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, conversion and removal of trustees.
    • Represented commercial client against claims brought under the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act.
    • Represented commercial client regarding ERISA claims.
    • Represents a variety of clients in cases on appeal to the Kentucky Court of Appeals.
    • Assisted with representation of a nationwide vision insurance provider in commercial dispute.
    • Represents the county board of education in various matters including alleged personal injury and employment issues.
  • Professional Experience 

    Clerk for the Honorable Edward B. Atkins, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, 2016-2017

  • Education 

    2016 - J.D., magna cum laudeUniversity of Louisville; Editor in Chief, University of Louisville Law Review; Mock Trial Champion and Finalist for Best Advocate Award, Kentucky Mock Trial Competition; Semi-Finalist, Pirtle-Washer Oral Advocacy Competition; CALI Award for Trial Practice; Member, The Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court; Certificate of Accomplishment in Litigation Skills. 

    2012 - B.S. (Political Science), University of Louisville; Political Science Honors Society

  • Admissions 

    United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
    United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
    United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

  • Civic Involvement 
    • Young Professional Association of Louisville