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Associate Attorney At Emery Law Office



Ashley joined the Emery Law Office team as an associate attorney in 2022. Before attending law school at the University of Louisville, Ashley served as a foreign service officer for the U.S. State Department, stationed in locations like Islamabad and Mexico City. She also worked at U of L’s International Center. Ashley spent several years practicing law at Louisville’s Legal Aid Society, where she worked a variety of civil law cases and advocated for clients facing barriers to justice. She brings that same empathy and tenacity to our clients’ personal injury cases. A native of Danville, KY, Ashley now lives in Louisville with her husband and son and is co-owner with her husband of Ziba’s Bistro, a West African fusion restaurant. She enjoys spending time with her family, listening to music, and traveling.

  • J.D. – Juris Doctor – The University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law (2016)
  • M.A.I.A. – Master of Arts in International Affairs – American University (2007)
  • B.A. – Bachelor of Arts – University of Louisville (2005)
  • Kentucky Bar Association – Member (2017 – Present)
  • Louisville Bar Association – Member (2017 – Present)
  • Licensed to practice law in Kentucky

CLIENT TESTIMONIALSReal People, Real Stories

Sick of Getting Taken Advantage of By the Insurance Company?

When you have suffered a serious injury in an accident, the last thing you need is to be further confused and taken advantage of by an insurance company. With a high-powered personal injury lawyer at Monge & Associates by your side, you can focus on recovering while we fight to win your case.

Struggling to Cope After Suffering an Injury?

The aftermath of an injury can be just as traumatic as the accident itself. Mounting medical expenses, financial strain, physical pain, and emotional trauma all take their toll. Our firm can help you to bring the liable party to justice so you can begin to rebuild your life.

Feeling Overwhelmed?

The personal injury lawyers at Monge & Associates handle the legal details of your case while you recuperate with the goal of getting you the best outcome possible.


Melissa Emery & Staff were very professional & kind. Throughout the whole process they kept me updated. They work fast & are very friendly. I would definitely recommend them to anyone.

– Samantha Deplata


Melissa Emery and her team were professional, helpful, and kind. We had tons of questions and they were willing to take the time and answer all of them.

– Sarah McPeek


Melissa is a wonderful attorney. If you are in an auto accident, call her that same day and she will help you in dealing with all the details including medical care. She is the best!!!

– Rhonda Palazzo


I know Melissa personally, and I know how dedicated she is to building a staff of attorneys dedicated to top notch client experiences. Kentucky is luck to have the Emery team.

– Meghan Freed

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Call today for a FREE legal consultation. We’ll help you determine whether a personal injury claim is the best choice for your case. We also offer a free 30-minute review of your insurance policy or police report.