Alix Rogers, Belmont Law Class of 2018, recently won the Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services Access to Justice New Advocate of the Year Award. Each year, TALS recognizes individuals who contributed to furthering Tennessee’s equal justice community. This year, Rogers became one of several recipients to be honored with this award.
Since graduating from Belmont, Rogers passionately defends and protects domestic violence survivors, ensuring that all her clients return to a safe environment. She organized a phone-based legal clinic when in-person clinics were unavailable due to the pandemic. Rogers endlessly works to build, maintain and strengthen her firm’s ties within the community.
The award ceremony was hosted virtually on September 21-23. To read more about the recipients and the award ceremony, visit the TALS website here.