Sharon Hamilton Broach is a Birmingham native and graduate of Ramsay High School. She received her B.S. in Zoology and M.Ed. in Counseling and Guidance from Howard University. She returned to Birmingham and taught at a local community college before attending the University of Alabama School of Law, where she served as an editor of the Law and Psychology Review.
Sharon brings solid litigation experience to the firm. After graduating law school, a semester early, she practiced at a Birmingham law firm in the labor and employment practice group. Sharon also served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable UW Clemon (Ret.) and the Honorable Abdul K. Kallon, where she handled a plethora of complex cases, personal injury, as well as labor and employment and education disputes. Sharon also played an active role in recruiting and training law clerks. She thereafter founded Hamilton Broach law firm, where she represented corporate clients and further established herself as an effective advocate and skilled negotiator. Moreover, Sharon has garnered a reputation as a skilled, effective mediator who is often sought out by parties or appointed by the courts for alternative dispute resolution. Her experience also includes court appointments to serve as special master in complex cases.
Sharon and her husband Anthony Broach have two children, Anthony Omar and Alexis. Sharon is a member of the 2019 class of Leadership Birmingham, and is on the Board of Directors of the YWCA of Central Alabama and College Choice Foundation. She also recently served as the Chair of the Scholarship Committee for the Birmingham Bar Association. Sharon is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.