Mr. Allen is counsel in Pillsbury's litigation group. Mr. Allen's practice focuses on a wide variety of complex litigation matters with a particular emphasis on contract disputes, private securities litigation, and environmental related claims. Mr. Allen represents companies and individuals from a diverse group of industries including transportation, nuclear energy, manufacturing and real estate development. He has participated in litigation matters occurring before state and federal trial courts, international tribunals, state and federal courts of appeals and commercial arbitration panels. Mr. Allen also has an active pro bono practice that is focused on civil rights and civil liberties issues. For the past six years, Mr. Allen has additionally served as a co-chairman of the associates campaign for the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia.
Honors & Awards
Outstanding Achievement Award for Civil Rights Litigation, Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs (2011)
U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit