Allison Genard

Allison Genard

Areas of Practice:
Allison is a Senior Associate practicing in the areas of employment law, civil rights, and personal injury litigation.

Education and Professional Background:
Saint Vincent College, B.S. Psychology 2008

Duquesne University School of Law, 2011

Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania in 2011

Admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Middle, Western and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

Allegheny County Bar Association, Civil Rights Litigation Committee CLE Committee


Direct Dial: (412) 395-1279 | Email:

Professional Background

Allison represents public sector clients in litigation and matters relating to employment discrimination, civil rights, personal injury law, and other municipal matters. She has litigated cases involving alleged constitutional claims related to police and other law enforcement activities, employment disputes, union activities, property disputes, and personal injury. She advises clients in labor and employment matters, including investigations into workplace misconduct, potential violations of federal discrimination laws, and union relations. She has represented clients in administrative hearings, magistrate hearings, motions arguments, jury trials, and has briefed cases on appeal before the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.

On A Personal Note...

Allison grew up in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania and came to Southwestern Pennsylvania for college where she met her husband. Allison lives in West View with her husband and daughter. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing recreational soccer and kickball, traveling, and catching up on tv and reading. Allison can also be caught at a Steelers or Penguins game if tickets and a babysitter are available.