K. Hollyn Hollman
General counsel, Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty
K. Hollyn Hollman is general counsel of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty in Washington, D.C. As general counsel, Ms. Hollman provides legal analysis on church-state issues that arise before Congress, the courts, and administrative agencies. Her work includes preparing friend-of-the-court submissions, giving presentations for research institutions and religious organizations, and issuing briefings for congressional staff. She writes a regular column for the BJC's monthly publication,
Report from the Capital. In addition, she consults with national print media on matters relating to church-state relations.
Prior to her work at the Baptist Joint Committee, Hollman was an attorney in private practice specializing in employment law and litigation. She practiced in firms in Nashville, Tennessee, and in the District of Columbia. She is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court, District of Columbia and Tennessee bars. Hollman graduated with a B.A. in politics from Wake Forest University. She received her J.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Law, where she was a member of the Tennessee Law Review and the National Moot Court Team.