Allison McMillen received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Middlebury College in 2002. Middlebury is a small college in Vermont consistently ranked by U.S. News in the top 5 colleges in the United States for a liberal arts education.
Returning to her home state of Florida, she graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in 2007, and while there distinguished herself by graduating with great academic honor (Magna Cum Laude.) She was also selected for the “Order of the Coif,” which is a prestigious organization which recognizes law students for achieving a very high level of scholarship.
Ms. McMillen has been a member of the Florida Bar since 2008, and together with her father, attorney Scott R. McMillen, she co-authored a chapter in the Florida Medical Malpractice Handbook, Second Edition, which was published by the Florida Bar in 2009. She is a member of the Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association and currently serves as its treasurer.
Ms. McMillen is also on the Board of Directors of the Florida Justice Association, and co-authors a monthly column on medical malpractice law for the organization’s publication, the Journal. As a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Ms. McMillen served as associate editor and then editor of its monthly publication, The Briefs, from 2010 to 2012. She is a member of the George C. Young Inns of Court and the Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, and frequently provides a free representation of dependent children as a Guardian ad Litem.