Allison Lansell is an associate at Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon PLLC.
Allison graduated from the University of Virginia School of Law where she was the Managing Editor for the Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law and was also on the editorial board of the Virginia Sports and Entertainment Law Journal. She graduated summa cum laude from Case Western Reserve University, double-majoring in Sociology and Political Science (with honors) and minoring in psychology. Allison remained involved outside of the classroom as a member of the varsity softball team and the trial advocacy team.
Before joining Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon, Allison’s broad range of professional experience included both defense and prosecution work, transactional and litigation practice, and advocacy on behalf of individual and corporate clients. Her experience includes working in the Montgomery County Circuit Court as a law clerk for the Honorable Ronald B. Rubin, the Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office, and for a 501(c)(3) non-profit hospital. During law school, she worked with the Child Advocacy Clinic where she represented juveniles in Circuit Courts throughout Virginia who had been charged as adults.
Allison has a passion for academics: both her own educationalpursuit and ensuring adequate educational opportunities for others. She co-authored a report on exemptions from mandatory school attendance in Virginia and has researched the No Child Left Behind Act as well as the impact of Head Start programs on long-term education goals.
Allison is licensed to practice law in:
- The District of Columbia
- The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
- The United States District Court for the District of Columbia
Although born and raised in Ohio, Allison has always dreamed of building her legal career in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.