Wyatt Names Emily Irwin Partner

The partners of Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP have approved the election of Emily B. Irwin as Partner in the firm.

Franklin Jelsma, the Firm’s Managing Partner, said “We are pleased to announce that Emily Irwin has been elected a Partner in the firm. She has risen quickly through the ranks on our corporate team based on hard work and talent and has distinguished herself as one of the top M&A lawyers in the area. More than anything, Emily has earned this promotion by driving extraordinary results for our clients. She has a bright future as a leader within the next generation of Wyatt’s corporate team.”

As a member of Wyatt’s Corporate and Securities team, Ms. Irwin concentrates her practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and general business matters. She is also a Certified Public Accountant, which has proven valuable to her clients. She represents clients in stock and asset purchases, mergers, and complex contract negotiations in a variety of industries. Emily earned her J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law. Prior to law school, she was a Fulbright Scholar. Emily is based in Wyatt’s Louisville office.