Elizabeth Alphin

Overview of Experience and Nature of Practice:

Elizabeth’s practice is focused on representation of clients in complex bankruptcy cases, breach of contract matters, commercial collection litigation, construction liens and related disputes, and healthcare regulatory issues. Prior to joining the firm, Elizabeth practiced with a regional creditor’s rights law firm, representing clients in various federal and state courts. Elizabeth has won summary judgments for clients in landlord/tenant disputes, commercial collection matters, and bankruptcy adversary proceedings, negotiated favorable resolutions for clients involved in construction disputes, and currently handles the national collection portfolio for an international appliance manufacturer.

Education

Centre College (B.A., 1999); University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2002)

Bar Admissions

Kentucky 2002; Ohio 2003; West Virginia 2014; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky; U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

Memberships

Kentucky Bar Association; Louisville Bar Association

Life Beyond the Law

Elizabeth has two busy children and enjoys their sports and performances, as well as reading, playing the piano, camping, and travel.

Professional Accolades: Louisville Bar Association Bankruptcy Section chair 2014-2016; Western District of Kentucky Bankruptcy Court local rules committee.

Community Involvement: Elizabeth serves on the board of the Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE) program, and is a long time volunteer for CARE, speaking to high school students regularly about financial literacy. Elizabeth, along with her children, also sponsor refugee families through the New Beginnings program of Kentucky Refugee Ministries.