Allison earned her J.D. from Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law. During her time in law school, Allison worked for a large insurance defense firm, gaining exposure to Worker’s Compensation. She was also actively involved on campus by competing on moot court and placing among the top four teams in the nation during the Thomas Tang National Competition. Allison served as the Vice President of the Hispanic Law Students Association, and Secretary of the Minority Law Students Association. Prior to law school, Allison graduated from California State University Long Beach where she majored in Communication Studies and was actively involved with the Center for First Amendment Studies. In her free time Allison continues to coach and mentor college students for oral argument competitions hosted by the Center.