Ellen Black

After working in policy in Washington, D.C., I knew I wanted to become an attorney to protect and shape how the law affects people’s lives.

Proven Expertise


JD, University of Kentucky, 2015
BA, Vanderbilt University, Political Science, and BA, Sociology of Communications, 2010


Admitted to Practice

South Carolina
U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Kentucky
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


Professional Background

Kentucky Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
Central Kentucky Inns of Court
Fayette County Bar Association Representative to the Kentucky Bar Foundation Board of Directors
Production and Technical Editor, Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture & Natural Resources Law