49th Annual KACo Conference & Exposition
Nov. 15-17, 2023 | Central Bank Center | Lexington, KY


Jeffrey C. Mando is a premier litigation attorney in Kentucky and Ohio. With over 40 years of experience as a trial attorney, Jeff represents law enforcement officers, local jails, and state and local governments in high profile lawsuits, including police shootings, pursuits, excessive force, and death in custody cases. He has tried over 85 cases to a jury both in state and federal courts and has conducted over 70 appellate oral arguments. He is lead counsel of record in numerous published federal and state court opinions on police practices, corrections law, qualified immunity, government liability, and zoning issues. He also works tirelessly to promote judicial integrity, independence and impartiality by serving as counsel for the Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission. Jeff has been recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” from Best Lawyers and has been named as a Cincinnati Leading Lawyer, and Super Lawyer. In 2018, he was named Kentucky Defense Counsel Lawyer of the Year.