Grover C. Potts,


P 502-562-7520

F 502-589-0309


400 West Market Street

Suite 2000

Louisville, KY 40202

Grover Potts is a member of the Firm's Real Estate & Lending Service Team.  He concentrates his practice in the areas of business, real estate, labor and employment, commercial litigation, municipal and zoning law. 

  • Representative Matters 

    Mr. Potts represents a broad range of clients from governmental units and agencies, to closely-held companies and multinational Fortune 500 corporations.  He is General Counsel to the largest private university system in Kentucky, and also serves as General Counsel and a member of the Board of Directors of a multinational dental supply and restoration company.

    Mr. Potts has also represented a local redevelopment authority in the first privatization in place of a military installation, Naval Ordnance Station, Louisville, converting the facility to a publicly owned industrial park and preserving over 2000 jobs for the community.

  • Professional Experience 
    • Assistant Director of Law, City of Louisville, Kentucky
    • Captain, U.S. Air Force, Judge Advocate General's Office
    • City Attorney, City of Prospect, Kentucky
    • General Counsel, Louisville Redevelopment Authority, Inc.
  • Honors 

    • Highest Professional Ratings by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
    • Woodward/White’s The Best Lawyers in America® Real Estate Law, since 2005 and Real Estate Litigation since 2013
    • Best Lawyers® Louisville Litigation-Real Estate "Lawyer of the Year," 2012, 2017, 2019, 2021
    • Recognized by his peers as one of the Kentucky Super Lawyers® since 2007
    • Leadership Louisville, 1987
    • Bingham Fellows IV, 1994
  • Education 

    1969 - J.D., University of Louisville

    1966 - B.S.C., University of Louisville

  • Professional Activities and Memberships 
    • Louisville, Kentucky and American Bar Associations
  • Admissions 
    • Kentucky
    • United States Court of Military Appeals
    • United States District Court of Kentucky - Eastern and Western Districts
    • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth and Sixth Circuits
  • Civic Involvement 
    • Greater Louisville, Inc.
    • The Cardinal Club
    • President of the Board of Directors of the Presbyterian Community Center, a social service agency
    • Board Member and President, Metro Housing Resources, Inc., a developer of low income housing
    • Counsel to the Board of Directors for the Louisville Collegiate School, Board member, for nine years, and past President
    • Past Vice President and member on the Board of Directors of the St. James Court Historical Association
    • Past Chair of the St. James Court Art Show, a premier art show with over 700 exhibitors and annual attendance in excess of 350,000 people
    • Former President of the Louisville Boat Club
    • Past Chair and member of the Board of Regents of Historic Locust Grove, Inc., for nine years