Allison R. Donahoe

Associate

Allison Donahoe represents clients in criminal and regulatory matters. Allison’s litigation practice is informed by her work as an investigative intern and then as a student attorney in the Georgetown Law Criminal Justice Clinic. In the clinic, Allison wrote compassionate release motions and worked on misdemeanor cases for indigent clients. Allison also interned at the Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Columbia, where she assisted in writing motions for criminal cases in federal court. Allison previously held a summer associate position at Venable; she worked on class action, consumer protection, and criminal pro bono cases.

Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. Georgetown University Law Center 2021
    • Senior submissions editor, Georgetown Immigration Law Journal
    • Student attorney, Georgetown University Law Center Criminal Justice Clinic, 2020 – 2021
    • Faculty assistant, Georgetown University Law Center, 2017 – 2021
    • Summer associate, Venable LLP, 2020
    • Intern, Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Columbia, 2019
  • B.A. History Hamilton College 2017
    • Minor: Government
    • Investigator, Georgetown University Law Center Criminal Justice Clinic, 2016
    • Intern, Office of U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia