Honors & Awards
In RE Gault Award (2017) - Department of Public Advocacy award for courageous
representation of juvenile defendants
Multiple “Toddler” Awards - Louisville Metro Public Defender award for felony acquittals in
Louisville Bar Association Leadership Academy (2015)
Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court, Associate Member (2008)
Public Defender Trial Advocacy Program (2007)
Ed Kallay Outstanding Athlete Award (2000) - Highest honor given to a student athlete at the
University of Louisville
University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law, J.D.
University of Louisville, B.A.
Sherry Hurley is an Associate of McBrayer PLLC in the firm’s Louisville office. Her practice focuses on insurance defense, education law, premises liability, and trucking and commercial transportation litigation. She brings an investigative mindset to all her cases, which she established in her career in criminal law before shifting her career focus to civil litigation.