KRISTINA M. ALLEN
Senior Associate
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KRISTINA M. ALLEN Senior Associate
Kristina Allen’s broad litigation experience includes representing clients in complex contract disputes, fraud, trade secret misappropriation, securities and government investigations, among other claims.  Kristina’s wide-ranging practice ranges from U.S. to international companies from a variety of industries, such as financial services, health care and information technology, to name only a few.

Kristina has served on client teams with cases that range from millions to hundreds of millions of dollars at stake.  Organized, responsive and a skilled writer, Kristina’s attention to detail supports her highly-developed case management abilities.

A valued team player, Kristina is appreciated for her willingness to go above and beyond in the pursuit of the right result for the clients she serves.  A dedicated professional who thrives in the face of challenge, Kristina continuously strives to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues alike.

Commercial and Financial Services Litigation

Member of a litigation team that represented a leading Indian consulting firm in a federal court litigation alleging trade secret misappropriation.

Lead associate conducting and managing third-party discovery in a multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud action involving residential mortgage-backed securities against a major financial institution.

Member of the litigation team that represented a national chemical company in a complex breach of contract dispute in, federal court.  After extensive discovery, motion practice and mediation, successfully negotiated a settlement.

Served as national coordinating counsel for a Fortune 50 transportation company, conducting and managing discovery for several matters around the country.

Pro Bono

Successfully represented clients seeking political asylum in the United States.

Successfully represented an intellectually disabled death row inmate in obtaining a sentencing change.

Urban League of Southern Connecticut, board of directors

New York State Bar Association

New York City Bar Association

About

Kristina Allen’s broad litigation experience includes representing clients in complex contract disputes, fraud, trade secret misappropriation, securities and government investigations, among other claims.  Kristina’s wide-ranging practice ranges from U.S. to international companies from a variety of industries, such as financial services, health care and information technology, to name only a few.

Kristina has served on client teams with cases that range from millions to hundreds of millions of dollars at stake.  Organized, responsive and a skilled writer, Kristina’s attention to detail supports her highly-developed case management abilities.

A valued team player, Kristina is appreciated for her willingness to go above and beyond in the pursuit of the right result for the clients she serves.  A dedicated professional who thrives in the face of challenge, Kristina continuously strives to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues alike.

Experience

Commercial and Financial Services Litigation

Member of a litigation team that represented a leading Indian consulting firm in a federal court litigation alleging trade secret misappropriation.

Lead associate conducting and managing third-party discovery in a multi-million dollar breach of contract and fraud action involving residential mortgage-backed securities against a major financial institution.

Member of the litigation team that represented a national chemical company in a complex breach of contract dispute in, federal court.  After extensive discovery, motion practice and mediation, successfully negotiated a settlement.

Served as national coordinating counsel for a Fortune 50 transportation company, conducting and managing discovery for several matters around the country.

Pro Bono

Successfully represented clients seeking political asylum in the United States.

Successfully represented an intellectually disabled death row inmate in obtaining a sentencing change.

Memberships

Urban League of Southern Connecticut, board of directors

New York State Bar Association

New York City Bar Association
Speaking Engagements
Publications
December 2016 | Books
Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts (4th Ed. 2016)
Media
April 21, 2017 | Community, Diversity