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Allyson E. Claybourn installed as chair-elect of ISBA Young Lawyers Section

Thursday, October 22, 2015   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Carissa Long
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News Release

October 22, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 22, 2015) – Allyson E. Claybourn, Evansville, was elected chair-elect of the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) at its annual meeting in French Lick earlier this month. The YLS has historically been the largest section, and is currently comprised of more than 2,400 lawyers. Her term will expire in October 2016, after which she will become chair of the YLS and will serve on the board of governors of the ISBA.


Claybourn is associate general counsel at Berry Plastics Corporation. Previously, she served as an associate at the firm Jackson Kelly from 2012-13 and as a law clerk for Hon. Richard L. Young, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, from 2010-12. She received her B.S. from Indiana University and her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.


Claybourn is a member of the Evansville and Indiana State bar associations. She currently serves as president of the Evansville Civic Theatre and is on the board of directors of the University of Evansville Theatre Society.




Founded in 1896, the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) is the single largest legal organization in the state. With nearly 12,000 members, the ISBA serves and advocates on behalf of its members, their clients and the public interest as the independent voice of the legal profession. The ISBA’s office is located in downtown Indianapolis. For more information about the State Bar, visit


Media Contact: Carissa Long, Director of Public Relations & Social Media, ISBA, 800.266.2581,


Victoria R. Wolf says...
Posted Friday, October 23, 2015
Congratulations Allyson!