Crystal L. Osborne

Crystal Osborne

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Best Lawyers since 2009

Super Lawyers in 2014


CRYSTAL OSBORNE was born in Ashland, Kentucky but raised on Army bases all over the world, lives in Lexington, Kentucky with her husband, daughter, 2 dogs and 2 cats. She spent the first 10 years of her working life as a military intelligence officer in the U.S. Army, attaining the rank of Major, before leaving the army to pursue a career in the law. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Osborne practiced with Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC for over thirteen years before becoming a founding member of Britton Osborne Johnson, PLLC.

Ms. Osborne focuses her practice on paternity, dissolution of marriage, property division and custody.

Ms. Osborne has received a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating © and was voted one of the “Best Lawyers in America” in 2009 for her many legal accomplishments. She regularly speaks on family law topics and teaches at seminars sponsored by the National Business Institute. Recently, in the spring of 2010, Ms. Osborne was a guest professor in a mediation seminar at the University of Kentucky, College of Law. She will reprise this role in the spring 2011 semester.

Ms. Osborne is a member of the Fayette County, Kentucky and American Bar Associations. She is active with her husband’s church, the Family Law Section of the Fayette County Bar Association, and her other many interests.


  • Florida State University B.S., 1983 cum laude
  • University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law J.D., 1997 cum laude

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Fayette Circuit Court
  • Fayette District Court
  • Kentucky Court of Appeals
  • Kentucky Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky

Professional Activities

  • Kentucky Bar Association, member, 1997
  • American Bar Association, member, 1997, Family Law Section
  • Fayette County Bar Association, member, 1997