Allison focuses her practice primarily in the representation of government and public agencies, with an emphasis on education law. Prior to joining Lashly & Baer, Allison worked as part of the contract specialist team at Saint Louis University in drafting and negotiating complex research agreements between the University and external sponsors, facilitating the University’s instructional and research objectives.
Allison earned her J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law, where she graduated magna cum laude and is a member of the Order of the Woolsack. During law school, Allison served as the Lead Executive Editor of the Saint Louis University Public Law Review and received the Excellence in Journals award. She also earned Academic Excellence Awards in Education Law, Commercial Transactions, and Bankruptcy.