Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP is pleased to announce that Allison L. Brown has been selected by Louisville Business First for its “Forty Under 40” award.
According to Business First, “Forty Under 40 is a select group of up-and-comers who are on the leading edge in their occupations and share their time and talents in community service.” More than 500 people were nominated this year for this honor. Award winners are selected by a panel of judges from the Louisville area business community who believe the recipients “demonstrated that they are and will play a vital role in the development of Greater Louisville.”
Ms. Brown is a member of the Firm's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Service Team. She represents clients in a variety of cases, including health care litigation, employment matters and commercial disputes. She also has experience with Open Records and Open Meetings issues. She is licensed to practice law in Kentucky and is based in the Firm’s Louisville office. Ms. Brown is a member of the Women Lawyers Association of Jefferson County and participated in the Leadership Louisville Center’s Ignite Louisville program in Spring 2016. She’s a cancer survivor and dedicated triathlete, which led her to become part of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training starting in 2011. Ms. Brown also serves on the Board of Directors for Kids Cancer Alliance, is an assistant coach for Girls on the Run Louisville and is an active member of the Louisville Landsharks Multisport Club.
Ms. Brown has been recognized as a Kentucky Super Lawyers Rising Star since 2013. She earned her undergraduate degree from Boston University, summa cum laude, and her law degree in 2010 from the University of Washington School of Law, with high honors, where she was a Vice President of the Moot Court Honor Board, a Member of the National Moot Court Team, and served as a Notes and Comments Editor for the Washington Law Review. Upon graduation, she was selected for the Order of the Coif. During law school, she also received the Judge James Lawless Award and CALI Awards.