Bonar, Barbara D.

Barbara D. Bonar

Attorney at Law


Practice Areas

Employment Law

Bar Admissions

Kentucky, 1984
Ohio, 1990
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1990
U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio, 1990
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1990


University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky, 1984
Doctor of Jurisprudence
University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
Honors: magna cum laude
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, US, 1975
Honors: cum laude

Professional Associations And Memberships

Kentucky Bar, 1990 – Present (Board of Govenors)
Kentucky Bar, 1990 – 1996 (House of Delegates)
Northern Kentucky Bar Association (Member)
Ohio State Bar Association (Member)
Cincinnati Bar Association (Member)
American Bar Association (Member)
Northern Kentucky Bar Foundation, 1995 – Present (Board Member)
Northern Kentucky Bar Foundation, 1996 (President)
Kentucky Academy of Trial Lawyers, 1997 – 1999 (Board Member)
Kentucky Employment Lawyers Association, 1996 – Present (Co-Founder/President)
Cincinnati Employment Lawyers Association
National Employment Lawyers Association

Classes and Seminars

Various Employment Law Seminars, Kentucky Bar Association
Instructor, Legal Writing, Chase College of Law, 1987 – 1991

Past Employment Positions

Kentucky Chief Justice Robert F. Stephens, Law Clerk, – 1984
Union Central Life, In-House Counsel
Kentucky Bench and Bar, Editor, 1994 – 1997

Pro Bono Activities

North Kentucky Legal Aid, – Present

Published Works

“Encouraging Advances in Mining and ReclamPractices, 86 W. VA. Law Review 3, 1984