Drawing on her extensive regulatory, transactional, and litigation experience in both government and private practice, Allison focuses on providing legal counsel regarding affirmative and defensive environmental litigation. Her practice includes advising on environmental regulatory and compliance matters, environmental due diligence, and the environmental aspects of corporate and real estate transactions. Her clients range from family-owned businesses to multinational corporations.
Prior to joining the firm, Allison worked as a Senior Environmental Litigation Analyst at Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics, where she counseled the U.S. Navy and other federal entities on all aspects of complex environmental litigation, regulatory, and compliance matters. Notably, Allison also clerked at the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance.
During law school, Allison was involved in Vermont Law School’s National Environmental Moot Court team, which finished in the top three at the National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition. She also served as head notes editor and staff editor for the Vermont Journal of Environmental Law.
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