John J. Bleidt





            1972  J.D.  University of Louisville School of Law

            1969 A.B.  Eastern Kentucky University


           In 1972, John J. Bleidt was admitted to the practice of Law for the State 
            of Kentucky and the United States District Court, Western District and
            Eastern Districts.

            Mr. Bleidt has practiced law in Louisville, Kentucky for over 40 years. He 
            presently is a Senior Member in the firm of which includes those
            listed in this website.

            Mr. Bleidt's practice includes representation in numerous regional and 
            local commercial real estate companies, has a large diversified
            international law practice and has advised numerous corporations on
            their legal matters from formation on.

            The international practice provides representation of clients which  
            either have or presently do business in the following jurisdictions: 
            Jamaica, St. Lucia, Bahamas, Panama, Puerto Rico, Turks & Caicos
            Islands, Luxembourg, Bermuda, Argentina, Chile, Canada, Australia,
            Mexico,  Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore-China and Thailand.

            Mr. Bleidt presently performs legal services for over 25,000 
            apartment units, dozens of shopping centers, over 2 million square   
            feet of office and industrial properties and assists with numerous 
            developers and builders both commercial and residential. He also
            represents numerous condominium and homeowners associations.


             Mr. Bleidt is frequently the guest lecturer for the U.S. Department of 
             Housing and Urban Development at its Regional Management
             Seminars,  the Louisville Apartment Association and the Institute for 
             Real Estate Management. 

             Mr. Bleidt has been the Vice President and Director for  
             Louisville Apartments Association and presently is serving a third term
             as President of that Association (see photo). 

             Mr. Bleidt presently serves as a Member of The Board of Directors of
             The Louisville Water Company.

             Mr. Bleidt has organized numerous political campaigns in Louisville and
             state wide in Kentucky. He has been the campaign manager or finance
             director for over 20 such campaigns.