Andy Beshear is Kentucky's 50th Attorney General. Prior to being elected, Andy spent more than a decade in private practice, where he was recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America four consecutive years.
In his role as Attorney General, Andy has tirelessly fought for Kentucky families. Under his direction, the Office of the Attorney General has removed a record number of child predators from Kentucky communities. Beshear is fighting the drug epidemic by pursuing heroin and fentanyl dealers and creating the Kentucky Opioid Disposal Program. He also provided funding to 15 substance abuse treatment centers through an $8.5 million settlement. Beshear created a transformational communication tool to protect seniors against scams, funded the end of the rape kit backlog, and returned or saved Kentuckians and the state over $350 million. Attorney General Beshear strives every day to affect change that will protect all Kentucky families and is dedicated to surpassing his own high expectations for the office.
Andy and his wife, Britainy, have two young children, Will and Lila. His family attends Beargrass Christian Church, where both Andy and Britainy serve as deacons.