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Leonard Stanley Chauvin,, American lawyer.


Chauvin,, Leonard Stanley was born on February 13, 1935 in Franklin, Kentucky, United States. Son of Leonard Stanley Senior Chauvin.


Graduate, Castle Heights Military Academy, 1953. Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University Kentucky, 1957. Juris Doctor, University Louisville, 1961.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Louisville, 1990. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Ohio Northern University, 1990.


Associate, Daniel B. Boone, Louisville, 1962-1963;associate, Laurence E. Higgins, Louisville, 1963-1968;partner, Brown & Chauvin, Louisville, 1968-1978;partner, Carroll, Chauvin, Miller & Conliffe, Louisville, 1978-1982;sole practice, Louisville, 1982-1983;partner, Barnett & Alagia, Louisville, 1983-1992;partner, Chauvin & White, Louisville, 1992-1993;partner, Chauvin & Chauvin, since 1993. Assistant Commonwealth attorney Jefferson County Commonwealth Attorneys Office, Louisville, 1962-1963. Assistant general counsel department highways Commonwealth of Kentucky, Louisville.

Judge pro tem Louisville Police Court. Master commissioner Jefferson Circuit Court, Louisville, since 1992. Assistant county attorney of JeffersonCounty, 1978-1987.


Chairman Registry of Election Finance. Member Kentucky judicial retirement form systemOld Kentucky Home Boy Scouts, Frankfort, Kentucky. Fellow American Bar Foundation (chairman).

Member American Bar Association (chairman house of deals 1982-1984, president 1989-1990), American College Tax Counsel, Kentucky Bar Association (Lawyer of Year award), National Judicial College, American Judicature Society (president 1986-1988, Harley award), American College Trust and Estate Counsel.


Married Cecilia McKay. Children: Leonard Stanley III, Jacqueline, McKay.