Ms. Branch is also strongly committed to pro bono and has assisted clients with matters related to immigration, elder abuse, and prison reform. Recently, Ms. Branch co-led a pro bono trial in California state court on elder abuse claim, securing a judgment of nearly $50,000 on behalf of her client.
Ms. Branch graduated with honors from Carson-Newman College and received her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law, where she was awarded the Dean’s Achievement Award for Legal Research and Writing. While in law school, Ms. Branch served as Chief Notes Editor of The Review of Litigation. Additionally, Ms. Branch’s student note, “Hyde in Plain Sight – Back to Basics with the Hyde Amendment,” was published in The Review of Litigation Spring 2014 edition.