Pillersdorf, DeRossett & Lane

We represent underdogs


         Ned has been a partner in Pillersdorf, DeRossett & Lane since the firm's creation in the 1980s under the name Stumbo, DeRossett & Pillersdorf.  

        Ned came to Kentucky as a public-defender in the early 80s and has been protecting the rights of the underdog ever since.Ned is highly active in the Eastern Kentucky community. He helped found the Floyd County Animal Shelter with his wife, Court of Appeals 
Judge Janet L. Stumbo.  Ned has coached in the Prestonsburg Little League for over 20 years and was also the head coach of The David School varsity high school basketball team for five years.

       Ned just celebrated his 35th year of being an attorney and over that time has been involved in over 400 jury trials.  Ned is the recipient of the 2001 Criminal Defense Attorney of the Year from the Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

      Ned and Judge Stumbo have three daughters: Sarah, 30, Nancee, 28, and Samantha, 25.

Phone:    (606) 886-6090
Fax:         (606) 886-6148
Email:     pillersn@gmail.com
Managing Partner

Areas of Practice​    
Areas of Practice​     Criminal law
Civil rights
Personal injury
Property injury
Employment Law

Vanderbilt University
(B.S., 1977)
McGeorge College of Law
(J.D. , 1980)​