A native of Memphis, Tennessee, Keisha R. Perry Walker is a dual graduate of the University of Tennessee. She received her Juris Doctorate Degree from the College of Law in 2004 and her Bachelor’s Degree from The College of Business in 2001. In 1997, Ms. Perry Walker was the first African-American to graduate from The Hutchison School since its inception in 1902. Ms. Perry Walker is currently admitted to practice in Georgia where she is a member of the Sports and Entertainment Law Section. She served as a member of the Finance Committee of C5 Georgia, a member of The Recording Academy, Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association (BESLA), and The American Bar Association. She also served as a founding board member of the Atlanta based Black Music Month Foundation. She is often solicited to speak on panels to provide legal expertise and often volunteers her time speaking to middle school, high school, and college students.
After working in a mid-size debt collection law firm for nearly a year after graduation, Ms. Perry was ready for a change. At the encouragement of her mentor, John F. Christmas, Ms. Perry started The Perry Law Group in June of 2005. Although hesitant to become a solo practitioner, Ms. Perry Walker’s desire to reach the next level overcame the paralysis of her fear. Since establishing The Perry Law Group, Ms. Perry Walker has served clients nationally and internationally in all of the Firm’s practice areas. Her past and current clients include small business owners, start-ups, independent labels, artists, producers, songwriters, managers, and real estate investors. Ms. Perry Walker has assisted businesses and individuals resolve their legal issues and helped her clients avoid costly litigation. She aims to serve as a source of knowledge to equip her clients to become leaders in their respective industries. Ms. Perry Walker is ecstatic about the opportunity she has been able to provide to high school, college, and law students through The Perry Law Group’s internship and mentoring program.
Adrienne S. Alexander is an attorney and brand strategist specializing in the entertainment, sports, and new media industries. For more than a decade, she has served as legal counsel and strategist to Grammy award-winning artists, Fortune 100 beauty and lifestyle corporations, entertainment and sports professionals, professional racing organizations new media, and startup companies. Her experience includes working with corporations to strategically improve their brand positioning and standing within their respective industry. Ms. Alexander served as strategic counsel and creative liaison to Proctor & Gamble’s My Black Is Beautiful (MBIB), a multi-brand consumer awareness platform, helming their branded entertainment platform in 2012. In addition, she has provided brand development and strategic services to professional athletes and entertainers resulting in new business partnerships and revenue-generating opportunities for her clients.
Ms. Alexander is a 2005 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. She holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Florida A&M University. She is licensed to practice in the State of Georgia.
She is an aspiring attorney raised in Omaha, Nebraska. With each professional endeavor, she seeks to create solutions for organizational weaknesses and promote efficiency. She has over four years of administrative experience in the legal and education sectors. Her areas of expertise include information and data management and customer service.
Jaila is a humanitarian by nature. Her commitment to efficiency translates to creating solutions for society’s social problems. She has spent several years mentoring and advising youth and adolescents. After receiving her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Howard University in 2015, she served as a College Access Coach for low-income students in Atlanta Public Schools under the Corporation for National and Community Service. In light of Jaila’s strong sense of duty and exceptional interpersonal skills, her interest in the legal field is fitting.
Jaila Carter serves as Office Manager/Legal Assistant at the Perry Law Group.