George E. Strickler, Jr.




George E. “Bud” Strickler, Jr. joined Bell, Orr, Ayers, & Moore in 1977, and focuses his practice on Estate Planning and Administration, Business Formation and Planning, Business Transactions, Corporate, Eminent Domain, Real Estate and Utility Law.

George Strickler is a 1975 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Law and a 1972 graduate of Centre College of Kentucky.

practice areas

banking & finance

business formation & planning

business transactions



planning &

governmental entities

real estate

tax deferred
1031 exchanges


University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 1999

    • Order of the Coif
    • Editorial Board, Kentucky Law Journal

Centre College, B.S. Economics, Minors in Government and Political Economy (Economic Honor Society), cum laude, 1996

    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Omicron Delta Epsilon

bar Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky

professional associations and memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Bowling Green/Warren County Bar Association
  • Southern Kentucky Estate Planning Council

civic and community involvement

Member of Board of Directors of the SKYPAC Foundation, Inc.
Former member of the Board of Directors for

    • Community Foundation of South Central Kentucky
    • L&N Historic Train Depot
    • Girls, Inc.