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City of Frankfort Hires Thompson Miller & Simpson PLC as Counsel to Conduct Independent Investigation of Plant Board Members

Jan 31st, 2018

City of Frankfort Hires Thompson Miller & Simpson PLC as Counsel to Conduct Independent Investigation of Plant Board Members

Former Assistant Deputy Attorney General and veteran prosecutor Mitchel T. Denham to lead team

 

On January 23, 2017, the City of Frankfort contracted with the Thompson Miller & Simpson PLC as outside counsel to conduct an investigation into members of the Frankfort Plant Board. 

 Mitchel T. Denham, a partner at TMS will be the lead outside counsel.  Denham previously served as a former Assistant Deputy Attorney General and assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney in Jefferson County. Denham spent over eight years with the Office of the Attorney General, where he oversaw the investigations of numerous public corruption investigations and prosecutions.  Denham also oversaw the Office of Rates and Intervention, which serves as a watchdog for consumers in matters related to utility rates, and the Office of Civil and Environmental Law, which was responsible for the initiating ouster proceedings against elected officials.

Link to news article from the Frankfort State Journal is here:  http://www.state-journal.com/2018/01/26/mitchel-denham-to-investigate-fpb-board-members/