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Steve Wilson

Circuit Judge

Justice Center

Steve Wilson is a Circuit Judge for the 8th Judicial Circuit in Warren County, Kentucky. Prior to taking the bench he served as the Warren County Commonwealth’s Attorney for 13 years. He was selected “Outstanding Young Lawyer” by the Kentucky Bar Association in 1992 and “Outstanding Commonwealth’s Attorney” by the Kentucky Attorney General in 1995. In 2000, the Commonwealth’s Attorneys Association awarded him the Carroll M. Redford Award as “Outstanding Kentucky Prosecutor. He served as President of the Commonwealth Attorney’s Association in 1996-1997 and was a member of the Prosecutor’s Advisory Council from 2002-2003. Judge Wilson has lectured for the Kentucky Bar Association on ethics and criminal law issues for over five years and has served on the Kentucky Supreme Court Criminal Rules Committee. He served as co-chair of the Governor’s Task Force on Sexual Assault and was a member of the faculty and the advisory committee for the Kentucky Prosecutor’s Institute until his judicial appointment in 2004. Steve is a 1983 graduate of Chase School of Law and has appeared on Prime Time and Larry King Live.


Hon. Steve Wilson, Circuit Judge                                      

Justice Center

1001 Center Street, Suite 404

Bowling Green, KY  42101

(270)746-7412 (office)