Congratulations on your “Kentucky Super Lawyer 2019” recognition

Ms. Straw-Boone is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for her professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas


  • Kentucky, 1994
  • Indiana, 1994


  • University of Louisville, J.D., cum laude, 1994
  • Indiana University, B.S., 1991

Associations and memberships

  • Fellow: American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (President, Kentucky Chapter, 2011-2012, Vice-President, 2013-2014)
  • Louisville Bar Association (Board of Directors, 2009; Chair, Pro Bono Consortium, 2006-2009; Chair, 2002 and Vice Chair, 2001; Family Law Section)
  • Kentucky Bar Association (Ethics Committee, 2011-present, Trial Commissioner, 2007-2011)
  • Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court, 2003-2006
  • Co-Chair, Jefferson Family Court Advisory Committee, 2003-2007
  • Jefferson County Women Lawyers Association
  • Indiana Bar Association

Biographical details

  • Selected to 2022 Kentucky Super Lawyers
  • Selected 2021 Kentucky Super Lawyers
  • Selected to the Super Lawyers 2020
  • Selected to the Kentucky Super Lawyers 2019
  • Selected to the 2019 Kentucky Super Lawyers List
  • Selected for 2011-2012 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”
  • Selected for inclusion to Kentucky Super Lawyers – 2009- 2014
  • Recipient “Raising the Bar” Award, Kentucky AAML (2012)
  • Recipient, Kentucky Bar Association Donated Legal Services Award, 2010
  • Recipient, Jefferson County Women Lawyers Association Achievement in Excellence Award, 2010
  • Recipient, Judge Richard A. Revell Family Practitioner of the Year Award, Louisville Bar Association, 2007
  • Committee of the Year, Pro Bono Consortium, Louisville Bar Association, 2007

Awards and Recognition

  • Recognized as top 1% of America’s Most Honored Professionals by The American Registry, 2016
  • Named as Top Lawyer, Divorce Law, Louisville Magazine, 2013-2016

Straw-Boone Doheny Banks & Mudd, PLLC serves clients in Louisville and Indiana.