Founding Attorney - Business/Corporate, Employment & Estate Planning
More About Allison
Allison Harvey earned her Juris Doctor Degree from The University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno. After law school and passing the bar, Ms. Harvey immediately started working as Corporate Counsel for a service-disabled veteran-owned small business in Roseville, California where she worked until late 2011. As Corporate Counsel for this corporation, Ms. Harvey handled all legal related issues including all human resources, employment law issues, public contract law review, negotiations with major primes and the federal and state government, and all contract creation, modification and administration.
In 2011 Ms. Harvey saw the need to open her own firm to assist other small businesses in the Sacramento region. She identified the need to have attorney services available to small businesses in order to protect both the companies and the individuals running them when conducting business deals.
Ms. Harvey was recognized for her scholastic achievements in law school by being named to the Roger J. Traynor Honors Society, receiving Gordon Foundation Scholarships, being named to the International Advocacy Honors Board, and receiving Trial Advocacy Honors in addition to being named to the Deans List. She was recognized for her community support for the attorney mentor work she did with the Placer County Peer Court program and was named the 2014, 2016 and 2018 Best of the Best Attorney by the Auburn community. Ms. Harvey was also named one of the top 40 business professionals under the age of 40 in the Sacramento region in 2017. Both in 2016 and 2017 Ms. Harvey was nominated for the award of Women Who Mean Business by the Auburn Journal.
Most recently Ms. Harvey participated in Dancing with the Placer County Stars, a fundraiser for local non-profit Stand Up Placer, an organization that supports survivors of domestic violence and was named the Star Fundraiser. Ms. Harvey along with two other individuals, also founded a non-profit with a strong philanthropic mission in the Sierra Foothills called The Ripple Effect. Ms. Harvey currently sits on the Board of Directors for The Ripple Effect holding the office of President, the Auburn Chamber of Commerce, holding the office of Vice President, and was also elected to the Board of Directors and to the position of Secretary for Auburn Ski Club, a local non-profit. In 2013 Ms. Harvey volunteered as Chief of Staff for the campaign for Garth Brooks who was nominated as Man of the Year with all proceeds to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. In a short 10 week period Ms. Harvey and two other campaign members raised over $24,000 to benefit the Sacramento Chapter of LLS. Ms. Harvey enjoyed volunteering her time so much that she founded and became a member of the Board of Directors for a local non profit organization named Gift 4 A Cause. In her free time Ms. Harvey enjoys volunteering her time, working out, cooking, skiing during the winter, and spending time with her family and close friends.