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Lawyer

Allyson Lyn Nelson, American lawyer. Bar: United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 2002, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 2002, Mississippi Supreme Court 2002.

Background

Nelson, Allyson Lyn was born on June 16, 1976 in Honolulu. Daughter of Craig E. and Pamela K. Nelson.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science and Russian, University Alabama, 1998. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi School Law, 2002.

Career

Legislative intern United States Senator Richard Shelby, Washington, 1996—1996. Law clerk United States Department of Justice, Honorary Charles E. Pazar, Memphis, 2001—2001. Attorney and committee counsel Mississippi House of Representatives, Jackson, Mississippi, 2002—2003.

Associate attorney Rushing & Guice, Professional Limited Liability Company, Biloxi, 2003—2004. Assistant district attorney Office of the Hinds County District Attorney, Jackson, 2004—2007. Professional fellow Alfa Fellowship Program, Moscow, 2007—2008.

Consultant, advisor Kurdistan Regional Government, Iraq, 2008—2009. Member Sexual Assault Response Team, Jackson, Mississippi, 2004—2007, Hinds County Multi-Disciplinary Child Abuse Review Team, Jackson, Mississippi, 2004—2007.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 2002, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 2002, Mississippi Supreme Court 2002.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Journal of National Security Law, Mississippi Bar Association, Hinds County Bar Association, Mississippi Prosecutors Association, National District Attorneys Association, Dobro Slovo, Phi Delta Phi, Gamma Beta Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, politics, history, government, foreign languages.

Connections

father:
Craig E.

mother:
Pamela K. Nelson