Contact Information

Email this expert

Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Legal

Specialty Focus:

Legal Malpractice, Expert Witness, Legal Ethics, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Professional Responsibility, Conflicts of Interest, Reasonable Fees, Attorney Misconduct, ARDC, Lawyer Liability, Ethics Rules

Education:

JD, DePaul University College of Law

Years in Practice:

30

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

1+

Additional Information

Allison L. Wood has 17+ years of experience interpreting and working with the Professional Rules of Conduct that govern attorneys. Her qualifications include: · Former Litigation Counsel, Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission · Former Hearing Board Chair, Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission · Investigated over 200 ethics complaints against attorneys · Prosecuted nearly 50 cases against attorneys accused of professional malfeasance · 10 years of representing attorneys accused of professional malfeasance · Frequent presenter on legal ethics and professional responsibility for MCLE programs · ABA Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee Member · Illinois Supreme Court Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility Member · Taught professional responsibility at both DePaul College of Law and The John Marshall Law School · 30 years experience as a practicing litigator