Brody Wilkinson PC (Southport, CT) is pleased to announce that Alyssa V. Sherriff recently joined the firm as an associate. Ms. Sherriff will practice in the areas of estate planning and trust and estate administration supporting the now 11-member strong Trusts & Estates Group, one of the most sophisticated and extensive practices of its kind in Fairfield County.
“Alyssa is a strong addition to our team and brings some very diverse work experience to the firm. We are excited to have her on board,” said Peter T. Mott, a senior Trusts & Estates principal.
Prior to joining Brody Wilkinson, she most recently worked as a law clerk for two years at a Westport-based title searching company, where she conducted residential and commercial real estate title examinations and resolved underwriting issues. Before then, she held various legal intern positions at institutions such as the Quinnipiac University School of Law Tax Clinic; Day Pitney LLP; the United States District Court, Bridgeport; and UBS.
Ms. Sherriff is admitted to practice in Connecticut. She received her B.S. from Georgetown University in 2005 and her J.D., magna cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2010. While at law school, she served as managing editor of the Quinnipiac Law Review and was a recipient of several accolades, including a Connecticut Bar Association Real Property Award; an Academic Excellence Award; and Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards in Estate and Financial Planning, Estate and Gift Tax; and Federal Income Tax.
Ms. Sherriff currently resides in Weston, Connecticut.