Allison Gardner represents clients in all phases of civil litigation in federal and state courts. She counsels clients in complex commercial litigation, including class actions, government investigations and multidistrict litigation.

Ms. Gardner also maintains an active pro bono practice with an emphasis on civil rights. She recently spent 10 months as a Loaned Associate with the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia where she worked in the Housing Law unit and regularly appeared in court to fight for her clients' ability to secure and maintain safe housing.

Ms. Gardner graduated magna cum laude from the Indiana University Maurer School of Law, where she served as a managing editor for the Indiana Law Journal. During that time, she also completed a judicial externship for Judge David F. Hamilton on the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.


  • Major pharmaceutical company in federal and state court litigation, including litigation brought by state attorneys general, municipalities, and individuals alleging personal injury.
  • Major pharmaceutical company in class action antitrust litigation challenging the licensing practice involved in combination antiretroviral therapy.
  • Biopharmaceutical company in state APA litigation regarding patient access.
  • Global technology company in antitrust trial involving exclusive dealing allegations.


  • JD, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, 2017, magna cum laude
  • BA, Political Science and International Studies, Butler University, 2011
  • District of Columbia
  • Indiana
  • US District Court, Southern District of Indiana
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • Leadership Council Member, Young Lawyers Network, DC Bar Foundation
  • Member, DC Bar Association
  • Member, Washington Council of Lawyers
  • Member, Indiana State Bar Association

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