Thomas C. Korbee

Thomas C. Korbee

Of Counsel
Covington, Kentucky

Mr. Korbee has been in practice since 1977. He has litigated cases involving death or serious permanent injury from medical malpractice and vehicle crashes in federal and state courts of Ohio and Kentucky. He has obtained settlements in excess of a million dollars in both states. In 2010 and 2011, Cincinnati Magazine recognized him as an Ohio Super Lawyer. Before joining The Lawrence Firm in 1994, he worked extensively in the areas of labor and employment law. In 1992 he served as Chairman of the Labor and Employment Committee of the Cincinnati Bar Association. While the major focus of his work is currently personal injury and medical malpractice, he still serves as general counsel of a labor organization. He resides in Louisville, and enjoys visiting his sons in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. He is a lifelong fan of the Reds and Xavier basketball.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • J.D. - 1977
  • Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • B.S. cum laude - 1970

Honors and Awards

  • Named to the Ohio Super Lawyers list, 2010 - 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio Association for Justice, Member
  • Kentucky Justice Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Cincinnati Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Wood & Lamping, Associate, 1981 - 1994
  • Korbee & Korbee, Associate, 1977 - 1981

Pro Bono Activities

  • Producer/Host "Ask Your Lawyer" weekly TV show WKRC-TV 19, 1982 - 1985
  • Board Member , Crescent Hill Community Council