Lauren Brooke is a partner at the law firm of Smith, O’Toole & Brooke, with offices in Richmond and Lexington. She is admitted to practice in Kentucky and is a member of the Kentucky and Fayette County Bar associations, and is a former Assistant County Attorney. She has also been named as a Lawyer of Distinction and as a Top Ten Family Law Attorney in Kentucky multiple years in a row, including 2020. Lauren earned her B.S. degree from The University of Massachusetts at Amherst and her J.D. degree from the University of Dayton School of Law. She is an avid Yankees and Giants fan, and rescues animals in her spare time, including two dogs of her own. Lauren is involved in many charitable organizations across the Bluegrass and sits on several boards.