Alyssa practices in the areas of family law, personal injury, criminal defense, employment litigation and appeals. She chose these areas because she is passionate about serving families, safeguarding individual rights, and helping hard working people protect their livelihoods. Alyssa regularly prosecutes and defends appeals taken before the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals, the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, and the Supreme Court of Alabama.
Alyssa is licensed to practice in the federal courts for the Northern District of Alabama, where she represents plaintiffs who have not been paid fairly under the Fair Labor Standards Act. She also has a thriving family law practice, and is a certified Guardian ad Litem for minor children and incapacitated adults.
She studied at the University of Alabama, where she received her J.D. from the School of Law, and an M.B.A. from the Manderson Graduate School of Business. She earned her undergraduate degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee, where she graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Business Administration.
She is actively involved in the revitalization of downtown Oxford and the city as a whole, serving as advising attorney to the Oxford Civil Service Board and as Board Member on the Oxford Zoning Board of Adjustments.