Alison Messex

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Priddy, Cutler, Naake & Meade is the leading labor and employment law firm in Louisville, KY. Our lawyers are dedicated to the representation of organized labor, its leadership and members.
Our experienced attorneys have had numerous trials, arbitrations, and appeals and have litigated on behalf of thousands of employees and their unions.
We are committed to the mission of the American labor movement and improving the lives of working people and their families through fair treatment and equal rights for all employees, union or non-union.

There are many reasons why Firefighters may need legal assistance from an attorney. It may involve a matter at work or could involve a family matter.

Our firm has represented public safety professionals and their families in a wide array of cases including employment matters, wage & hour issues, long and short disability claims, work related injuries, and workers compensation cases.

Whatever the purpose of your legal needs, you can rely on our law firm to provide ethical, cost-effective and professional legal representation.

Employee rights arise from federal and state laws that, over time, have established various rules that govern the employer-employee relationship.
More broadly viewed, the phrase is often used to refer to rights not explicitly mentioned in law but inferred from legal protections.

Our teachers are too often unfairly disciplined for the shortcomings of our school systems caused by poor student performance and school administrators pressured to find blame.

Our attorneys provide teachers the legal representation necessary to fight disciplinary abuse by school administrators


Alison earned her B.A. in Political Science from George Washington University in Washington, DC. While there, she volunteered for political campaigns at all levels of government, from state representative races to presidential primaries, and for a political action committee dedicated to training and supporting progressives who stand up for working families. After returning to Louisville, she attended law school for the express purpose of practicing employment and union-side labor law. She is a 2013 graduate of the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville.



Alison Messex brings a decade of professional experience in the legal, nonprofit and political arenas to her practice in labor and employment law. She is committed to the pursuit of fair treatment and equal rights for working people and their families, including those who have experienced employment discrimination, wrongful termination, wage theft, or denial of unemployment benefits.

Alison represents public and private-sector unions as well as individual employees, and her practice includes administrative hearings, arbitrations, civil litigation, and appeals.

Bar Admissions:
Kentucky U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky

Bar Associations:
Kentucky Bar Association