Ashley Lawson Tuite
As an associate, Ms. Tuite represents Gammon & Grange, P.C.'s small business and exempt organization clients in providing specialized counsel and comprehensive general counsel services regarding entrepreneurial ventures, legal risk management, federal tax exemption, constitutional matters, issues affecting religious organizations and churches, communications, intellectual property, and other corporate matters. Ms. Tuite also works for the firm's litigation section, which litigates in the areas of commercial law, business torts, intellectual property, constitutional law, employment law, trusts and estates, personal injury, worker's compensation, medical malpractice, and a wide range of matters affecting nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations.
As a law student, Ms. Tuite was actively involved in the Innocence Project Clinic, the Catholic Law Trial Team, the Law and Social Justice Initiatives Program, the Thurgood Marshall American Inn of Court and the Journal of Law, Philosophy and Culture. She also spent four semesters clerking at the United States Department of Justice in the Office of the Pardon Attorney, the Federal Bureau of Prisons and the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia, Felony Major Crimes Section. Through each of these experiences, Ms. Tuite continued her passion for advocacy and justice.
Ms. Tuite lives in Richmond, Virginia and travels regularly to the McLean, Virginia office. She and her husband, Tyler, have a young son who keeps them on their toes.
Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations Law
Constitutional and Religious Liberty Law
Private and Family Foundations
Corporations and Business Organizations
Supreme Court of Virginia, 2012
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law, J.D., Washington, D.C., 2011
University of Virginia, B.A., Charlottesville, Virginia, 2006
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Christian Legal Society
Christian Leadership Alliance
Past Employment Positions:
United States Department of Justice, United States Attorneys Office for the District of Columbia, Law Clerk, 2010-2011
United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Law Clerk, 2010
United States Department of Justice, Office of the Pardon Attorney, Law Clerk, 2009
Gammon & Grange, P.C., Paralegal, 2007-2008
America World Adoption Association, McLean, Virginia, 2006-2007
Nicaraguan Orphan Fund, Co-Founder and Former President
ORPHANetwork, Church Missions Trip Leader