List of Justices of the Kentucky Supreme Court
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List of Justices of the Kentucky Supreme Court

Following is a list of persons who have served as Justices of the Kentucky Supreme Court since its formation in 1975.

Justice District Began active
End of active
Lisabeth Hughes Abramson 4th 2007 Incumbent
John Calvin Aker 3rd 1979 1986
Walter Arnold Baker 2nd 1996 1996
Boyce C. Clayton 1st 1976 1983
Dan Jack Combs 7th 1989 1993
Sara W. Combs 7th 1993 1993
William S. Cooper 2nd 1996 2006
Bill Cunningham 1st 2007 Incumbent
William Fuqua 1st 1995 1995
William Gant 2nd 1983 1991
William Graves 1st 1995 2006
John J. Hara 6th 1981 1983
Martin E. Johnstone 4th 1996 2006
Pleas Jones 3rd 1976 1979
James E. Keller 5th 1999 2006
Michelle M. Keller 6th 2013 Incumbent
Nicholas King 4th 1995 1996
Joseph Lambert 3rd 1987 2008
Charles M. Leibson 4th 1983 1995
Robert O. Lukowsky 6th 1976 1981
William E. McAnulty, Jr. 4th 2006 2007
John D. Minton, Jr. 2nd 2006 Incumbent
Mary C. Noble 5th 2007 2016
John S. Palmore 2nd 1976 1983
Scott Elgin Reed 5th 1976 1979
Charles H. Reynolds 2nd 1991 1996
John C. Roach 5th 2005 2006
Wilfrid Schroder 6th 2007 2013
Will T. Scott 7th 2004 2013
Thomas B. Spain 1st 1991 1995
Samuel Steinfeld 4th 1975 1975
Robert F. Stephens 5th 1982 1999
James B. Stephenson 7th 1976 1989
Marvin J. Sternberg 4th 1976 1983
Janet Stumbo 7th 1993 2004
Roy N. Vance 1st 1983 1991
Laurance B. VanMeter 5th 2017 Incumbent
Daniel J. Venters 3rd 2008 Incumbent
John D. White 3rd 1986 1987
Donald C. Wintersheimer 6th 1983 2006
Samuel T. Wright III 7th 2015 Incumbent

Prior to the formation of the current Kentucky Supreme Court, the highest court in the state was the Kentucky Court of Errors and Appeals. Justices of this court include:


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