Allison Russell

Allison was admitted to the practice of law in 2006. She divides her practice between Family Law and Family Law Appeals. Allison previously served as a Staff Attorney to the Honorable Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman in Jefferson County. She has also worked in the areas of Creditors’ Rights and Insurance Defense. While in law school, Allison competed on both the American Trial Lawyers Association Mock Trial Team and the Kentucky Intrastate Mock Trial Team. During law school, Allison also served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for abused and neglected children in Jefferson County. The issue of grandparents’ rights in Kentucky is very important to her. Allison has given numerous lectures across the state on grandparents’ rights and successfully litigated a grandparents’ visitation case to the Supreme Court of Kentucky, which is currently the leading case on grandparent visitation in the state. In her spare time, Allison enjoys writing children’s books and watching movies with her husband and son.