Marianna Michael is an attorney at Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs where she practices in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice group. Prior to starting with Wyatt, Marianna worked for the Department of Justice where she worked with the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR). Within EOIR, Marianna was assigned to the Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer where she focused on employment and immigration law. Despite her short stint in D.C., she is a native Kentuckian and lifelong Louisvillian. Marianna graduated summa cum laude from the University of Louisville in 2015 with minors in Political Science and Humanities with a focus in religion and literature. Three years later, Marianna graduated magna cum laude from the University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law.
While in law school, she was an inaugural Human Rights Advocacy Program Fellow where she worked to connect the immigrant, refugee, and noncitizen communities with legal resources. Additionally, Marianna was involved with the University of Louisville Law Review, the Wagner Labor & Employment Moot Court team, and the Louis D. Brandeis Inn of Court. When she is not at work, Marianna can most likely be found at her church or at some local eatery on Frankfort Avenue.