Sherri Allen is the founder and managing partner of ALLEN LAW, LLC located in Atlanta, Georgia. Attorney Allen received her Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from Indiana University School of Law. Attorney Allen is a civil trial lawyer specializing in Catastrophic Personal Injury and Military and Veterans Law. Attorney Allen donates a considerable amount of her professional time to providing access to justice to low income and disadvantaged citizens and is a long-standing member of the Georgia Wills Project, where she helps senior citizens and veterans with end of life and estate planning decisions.
Attorney Allen is the vice-chairperson of Sandy Springs Board of Appeals, chairperson of the Paralegal Department for Atlanta Technical College, an ambassador for Leadership Sandy Springs and a board member of Solidarity Sandy Springs, where she is the chair of the Development Committee. In addition to being a member of the State Bar of Georgia, Attorney Allen is also a member of Georgia Association of Black Women Lawyers where she has co-chaired and facilitated programs involving teenagers and young adults, she is a member of Gate City Bar Association, Sandy Springs Bar Association and the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Bar Association.
Attorney Allen has received many awards for her legal expertise and has been recognized by Georgia and Washington State Bar Associations for providing pro bono legal services to underserved communities. Attorney Allen has been recognized by Lawyers Monthly Magazine for her expertise in Military and Veterans Law, received the Lawyer Elite Award by U.S. Business News, was recognized as an elite lawyer by Premier Lawyers of America, in the area of Personal Injury Law and was recognized by the National Black Lawyers Association as one of the top 100 Black Lawyers in the U.S. Attorney Allen is licensed to practice law in Georgia, California (inactive status) and Washington (inactive status) and accredited to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.