Daniel A. Hunt, Attorney at Law


EMAIL: dhunt@zslaw.com

Dan primarily works in the firm’s Business & Corporate and Municipal & Government Practice Groups, focusing his practice on litigation.

Dan has experience defending clients against product liability, class action, construction, premises liability and lender liability claims. He has also represented plaintiffs in a wide range of personal injury actions. Dan has helped business clients navigate various Kentucky administrative and regulatory compliance processes from wage/hour and unemployment claims to licensing issues. He has also worked closely with a myriad of local government agencies (ranging from municipalities to regional public authorities), advising them on a multitude of local, state and federal regulatory issues. Dan was instrumental in helping the Northern Kentucky/Cincinnati International Airport become the first airport in the United States to receive SAFETY Act Certification and Designation awards from the Department of Homeland Security.
Dan is admitted to practice in the state courts of Kentucky and Ohio and a member of the Kentucky, Ohio, and Northern Kentucky Bar Associations. He is also admitted to practice before the federal courts in the Eastern District of Kentucky and Southern District of Ohio. Dan is a member of the Salmon P. Chase Inn of Court and also sits on the Editorial Board of the Northern Kentucky Bar Association’s legal journal, the Lex Loci. Dan also works as an adjunct professor at NKU Chase College of Law.

Dan Hunt obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Louisville and his Juris Doctorate from Salmon P. Chase College of Law, summa cum laude. While at Chase, Dan served as an Associate Editor of the Northern Kentucky Law Review and completed a summer externship with Senior Federal Judge for the Eastern District of Kentucky, William O. Bertelsman.

In the community, Dan serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the I Have Wings Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. and BAWAC, Inc. He is also actively involved as a member of the Rotary Club of Florence, Kentucky. Dan served on the Vision 2015 myNKY visioning process Leadership Team. He is currently the President-Elect of LEGACY and serves on its Steering and Business Engagement committees.