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Allison P. Dempsey

Associate
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Alli began working with the firm in February of 2021 as a law clerk. She has been perfecting her craft in litigating exclusively family law cases since that time.

Alli is originally from Owenton, Kentucky. She graduated with honors in 2018 from the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and a double minor in Political Science and Management. Alli spent her summers during college working as a legal assistant and marketing director. She then went on to attend and graduate with her Juris Doctor summa cum laude from the University of Louisville’s Brandeis School of Law in 2021. During her law school tenure, Alli was a member, editor, and published author of The University of Louisville Law Review, elected by her peers to serve as a member of Honor Council, and clerked for a mid-size firm. Alli additionally received the highest grade in both her Criminal Defense Litigation Clinic and Selected Problems in Civil Procedure classes. She was admitted to the Kentucky Bar Association in October of 2021. Alli focuses her practice in the area of family law in high conflict divorce, child support, child custody, adoption, domestic violence, relocation matters, and maintenance.

When Alli is not spending her free time with friends and family you can find her enjoying exercise, a good book, and exploring the Louisville food scene.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • High-Income Child Support
  • Maintenance/Alimony

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 2021

Publications

  • Dempsey P. Allison, “Transfer Law and Today’s Youth: Rehabilitating or Creating Lifetime Criminals? A Comparative Analysis of Transfer Laws in Kentucky, Florida, and New York” 59 UNIV. OF LOUISVILLE L. REV. (2021)
Education
  • Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    • J.D
  • University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    • B.S.
    • Major: Business Administration, Marketing.
    • Minors: Political Science & Business Management.
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Louisville Bar Association