Meryl Carver-Allmond is a Kansas capital appellate defender. A 2005 University of Kansas School of Law graduate, she began her career as a research attorney for the Hon. Gary Rulon, former Chief Judge of the Kansas Court of Appeals. After four years with the Appellate Defender Office, she transitioned to the Capital Appellate Defender Office in 2012. There she has had the honor of representing clients charged with the most serious crimes as part of defense teams in both the Kansas Supreme Court and at the United States Supreme Court.