Ashley R. Hollen (formerly Ashley R. Bess) primarily practices business, environmental, real estate, and collections and creditors’ rights law. She is a responsive, goal-oriented attorney whose attention to fine details benefits clients she serves. A native of Scottsburg, Indiana, Ashley earned her Bachelor’s Degree in political science magna cum laude from the University of Evansville in 2008 and her Juris Doctorate magna cum laude from the Valparaiso University School of Law in 2011. Prior to joining Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn, she practiced as a law clerk with the Montgomery County, Indiana, Courts.
2008: University of Evansville, Evansville, Ind., B.S. magna cum laude, Political Science
2011: Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Ind., J.D. magna cum laude
Collections and Creditors’ Rights: Represents creditors in a variety of industries in state courts to maximize recovery on past due claims.
Environmental Law: Assists clients with environmental assessment and remediation, cost recovery and compliance.
Environmental Cost Recovery: Aids owners and operators in the recovery of funds from prior owners and operators and insurance to address environmental fees and expenses typically associated with the investigation and clean-up of historical manufacturing, dry cleaning and underground storage tank operations.
Real Estate Transactions: Represents clients in both commercial and residential real estate transactions, including the purchase and sale of real estate and the negotiation and drafting of lease agreements and construction agreements.
Ashley has been involved in transactions including the following:
Deaconess Sports Park Development
Sale of 104.1 FM – WIKY
Sale of 96.1FM – WSTO
Sale of 107.5 FM – WABX
Sale of 93.5 FM – WLFW
Sale of 92.9 FM – WJXA
Sale of 96.3 FM – WCJK
Sale of 97.5 FM- WJXB
Sale of 95.7 FM – WVRX
Sale of 103.5 FM – WIMZ
Publications and Presentations
“New Leader, New Rules: The President Trump White House and impactful environmental and commercial real estate law developments,” Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn Seminar, Presenter (May 2017)
“Get the Dirt on Soil, Air and Water: Recent Developments in Environmental Law,” Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn Seminar, Presenter (May 2016)