Crighton Allen earned his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he served as a member of the Editorial Board and Executive Board of the Georgia Law Review. In his role on the Executive Board, Mr. Allen served as Senior Notes Editor. Mr. Allen’s own student Note was published in the Georgia Law Review. He also competed on the mock trial team, reaching the quarterfinals in one prestigious national tournament during his third year. Mr. Allen served as Summer Associate at Hall Booth Smith following his second year.
Mr. Allen attended Washington & Lee University as a George Washington Honor Scholar for his undergraduate studies, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in European History, cum laude, and was inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa.
He focuses his practice on assisting with high-exposure cases, including cases in California, Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama and in multiple practices, including catastrophic injury, product defect, wrongful death, trucking, bankruptcy and creditor’s rights, professional negligence / legal malpractice, coverage disputes, and construction.
B.A., cum laude, Washington & Lee University
J.D., cum laude, University of Georgia School of Law
Georgia Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court
Northern District of Georgia
Middle District of Georgia
11th Circuit Court of Appeals
Where Do We Go Now? The Uncertain Future for 18 U.S.C. § 1301(b)(1), Private Equity Funds, and Multiemployer Pension Plans After Sun Capital, 49 GA. L. REV. 209 (2015)