Kentucky 2017 – Present
Liberty University School of Law, Lynchburg, Virginia
J. D. – 2017
Morehead State University
B.A. – 2014, Cum Ladue
Major: Government/Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy
Professional Associations And Memberships
Kentucky Bar Association, Member, 2017 – Present
The Federalist Society, Member 2016 – Present
Past Employment Positions
Murphy’s Law PLLC, 2019, Attorney
AppalRed Legal Aid, Attorney, 2018
Office of Senator Rand Paul, Law Clerk, 2016
Office of Fergsuon Cunningham and Cheesman, Law Clerk, 2015
Kentucky Legislative Research Commission, Intern, 2014
Office of Congressman Geoff Davis, Intern, 2012
Cody is deeply rooted in Kentucky. Coming from a family that hails from the mountains of Eastern Kentucky, Cody is proud to call the Commonwealth his home. A native of Grant County, Cody grew up in the woods horseback riding, camping, hunting, and fishing. Throughout his childhood, he was taught the value of community service by being active in his church, the local Relay for Life, and by becoming an Eagle Scout in 2007. Cody’s family instilled in him values such as integrity, honesty, and a strong work ethic. A self-proclaimed Geek, Cody is a big Star Wars fan, a vinyl record enthusiast, and a co-host with his brother of the Harry Party Podcast (a Harry Potter Fan Podcast).
Cody spent much of his collegiate life learning the ins and outs of the legal system from many different perspectives. Throughout his academic career, he served as an intern for members of the Kentucky General Assembly and both houses of the U.S. Congress. A graduate of Liberty University School of Law, Cody received an education rooted in the Christian tradition. In 2015, he served as a clerk for the office Ferguson, Cunningham, & Cheesman, a Grant County firm which specialized in Criminal,family law, Property Law, and Estate Planning. It was there he learned the importance of the legal system to that of ordinary people.
In 2018, he served as a Staff Attorney for the Appalachian Research & Defense Fund of Kentucky, (AppalReD) a legal aid organization which serves South Eastern and South-Central Kentucky. Stationed in their Somerset Office, Cody assisted victims of Domestic Violence with Divorce, Protective Orders, Custody, and Forcible Detainer Actions.