Allie joined our firm in 2018 after two years practicing in Eastern Oregon and Idaho, litigating civil cases in both state and federal courts, including the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Allie obtained a victory in the Ninth Circuit in 2019 when the Court of Appeals affirmed the Oregon District Court’s grant of her motion for summary judgment dismissing the plaintiff’s claims against her client in a medical malpractice case. Allie has practiced in a variety of areas including insurance defense, plaintiffs’ personal injury, commercial litigation, and landlord-tenant law.
Allie graduated cum laude from Lewis & Clark Law School in 2016. While there Allie worked at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Portland as a court-certified law clerk where she prosecuted criminal cases and litigated civil cases in federal court and handled criminal appeals. Allie also worked as a law clerk at the Lewis & Clark Legal Clinic in her first year. While a law student, Allie was also head coach of the University of Portland Women’s Lacrosse program.
Outside of the office Allie enjoys coaching and playing lacrosse, as well as running, hiking, and rock climbing.