Bill Brammell is an associate attorney in DBL Law’s Louisville office, practicing primarily in the areas of civil and commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense. Prior to joining DBL Law, Bill clerked for the Honorable Gregory F. Van Tatenhove in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky. Before clerking, Bill worked and lived in Washington, D.C., where he was a Presidential Management Fellow (PMF). The PMF program is a competitive leadership program that fosters a commitment to public service by providing its Fellows with special career training and rotational opportunities within the Federal Government. During his time as a PMF, Bill worked at the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, and at the U.S. Agency for International Development.
Bill obtained his J.D. from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 2010, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Kentucky Journal of Equine, Agriculture and Natural Resources Law. Bill also obtained his Masters of Science in Democracy and Democratization from University College London, in England, and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Louisville where he was Student Body President and graduated magna cum laude.
Outside of the office, Bill enjoys the Arts. To this end, he recently completed the Fund for the Arts NeXt! Program, a leadership development program which aims to engage emerging professionals in Louisville with the goal of “Inspiring Arts Ambassadors for Life.” Bill is also an avid outdoorsman who takes every opportunity he can to get outside, whether it be backpacking, hiking, hunting, or paddling.