Ms. Powell joined Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC in 2009 after graduating with highest honors from the College of William & Mary School of Law. Ms. Powell enjoys a diverse practice, participating in Ireland Stapleton's special districts, employment, child care/early education, and estate planning practice groups.
Ms. Powell primarily focuses her practice on special districts law, where she assists special districts with contract and intergovernmental agreement review and drafting, special district organization and authority formation, property inclusions and exclusions, and advice and assistance related to statutory compliance, elections, and employment law, among other issues.
In addition to her work with special districts, Ms. Powell assists employers and businesses with employment-related transactional matters, such as preparation of employee handbooks, employment agreements, and job descriptions, and in identifying and preventing areas of potential workplace disputes. In her child care/early education practice, Ms. Powell also assists child care centers with state licensing issues and compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
Ms. Powell enjoys musical theater, rooting for the Denver Broncos, and swing and salsa dancing.
College of William & Mary (J.D., First in Class, Order of the Coif, 2009); Managing Editor, William & Mary Law Review
Colorado State University (B.S., Psychology and Foreign Languages and Literatures, summa cum laude, 2006)
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