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Ann Ralls Brown

Ann Ralls Brown is an attorney in the firm's Nashville office where she concentrates her practice in the area of Family Law. She assists clients with divorce and post-divorce matters, including issues of child custody, child support, alimony, and financial and property disputes. She is a member of the firm's Trusts & Estate Planning Service Group.

Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements

New Tax Law Has Major Changes for Alimony

Bar Admissions
Tennessee
Firm Leadership

Nashville Office Recruiting Committee, Member

Memberships
American Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Division, District 9 Representative
Nashville Bar Association
Williamson County Bar Association
Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women
Lawyers Association for Women
Community Involvement

The Next Generation of the Next Door

Junior League of Nashville

Kappa Kappa Gamma Alumni Association

Daughters of the American Revolution

Gilda’s Club, Junior Board

Harpeth Hall School Head's Young Alumnae Council

Education
More Than Stites & Harbison

Prior to joining Stites & Harbison in 2015, Ann Ralls graduated from Belmont University College of Law, where she co-founded the Family Law Society and served as President. During the summer of 2014, she clerked for the Honorable Phillip Robinson of the Third Circuit Court for the Judicial District of Davidson County.

Accolades

Best Lawyers in America®, Ones To Watch, Family Law; Trusts & Estates (2021-23)

Nashville's Top 30 Under 30 Class of 2020, Nashville Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Mid-South Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2020-21)

Brown Ones To Watch2023
Brown A Super Law
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Press Releases

Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2023 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 98 of its lawyers are included in the 2023 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Additionally, 11 Stites & Harbison attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 19 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 18, 2022
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Mid-South Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars 2021

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2021 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored eight Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys. Five attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers list and three were named to the Rising Stars list.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 03, 2021
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2022 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 93 lawyers are included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Additionally, 11 attorneys are named as “Lawyer of the Year” and 14 attorneys are recognized in “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” which recognizes attorneys early in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC September 01, 2021
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Ten Stites & Harbison Attorneys Honored by 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The 2020 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers recently honored 10 Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorneys.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC December 02, 2020
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Stites & Harbison, PLLC Lawyers Named to 2021 Best Lawyers® Publications

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that 82 lawyers are included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC August 20, 2020
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Ann Ralls Brown named to Nashville's Top 30 Under 30 for 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The Nashville Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation named Stites & Harbison, PLLC attorney Ann Ralls Brown to the 2020 Class of Nashville’s Top 30 Under 30.

by Stites & Harbison, PLLC November 01, 2019
Client Alerts

New Tax Law Has Major Changes for Alimony

The new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act repeals the deduction for alimony payments after 2018. The United States Internal Revenue Code previously provided that the spouse paying alimony could deduct the alimony paid from his...
by Ann Ralls Brown January 18, 2018