Bethany practices primarily in the Lexington office and is a part of the Tax, Benefits, and Estates Practice Group. She focuses her practice on gift and estate tax planning and federal tax planning.
She earned her J.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Law and was the Editor-in-Chief of the Kentucky Law Journal as well as volunteering with the law school’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. Prior to joining Frost Brown Todd, Bethany worked at a large regional firm in Nashville, TN as a part of their tax practice group. Additionally, she interned with the Office of Chief Council for the Internal Revenue Service in Phoenix, Arizona and worked on some of the first medical marijuana tax cases in the state.
Before law school, Bethany worked in higher-education fundraising at DePauw University, Eastern Kentucky University, and the EKU Center for the Arts.
Worked in higher-education fundraising before law school.
Interned with the Office of Chief Council for the Internal Revenue Service in Phoenix, Arizona and worked on some of the first medical marijuana tax cases in the state.
University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 2019
Editor-in-Chief – Kentucky Law Journal
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Southeastern Regional Tax Challenge – 2018 & 2019
Woman’s Law Caucus; Tax Law Society
CALI, Torts, 2017
CALI , Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2018
CALI , International Tax, 2019
Transylvania University, BA, Philosophy, Politics, & Economics, 2013
U.S District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
U.S District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee
U.S District Court for the Western District of Tennessee
Kentucky Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
CASE KY Planning Committee, previous member
Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic, volunteer
Transylvania University Young Alumni Council 2019 – current
Young Leaders Council, Nashville Class 74
Co-Author, State Enhancements of the Federal Opportunity Zone Program, Tax Notes State (Sept. 7, 2020).
Co-Author, Food Safety Practices in the Time of COVID-19, MODERN RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT (Mar. 25, 2020).
Sales Tax in a Brave New World: A Brief Look at South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., THE KENTUCKY LAW JOURNAL BLOG (June 24, 2018).