Carr Allison Welcomes Alison Sausaman

Carr Allison is pleased to announce the addition of Associate Alison H. Sausaman to the firm’s Jacksonville, Florida office.  Alison’s litigation practice will focus on the areas of government torts and public liability, construction, transportation and premises liability.

Alison received her Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University, graduating with honors, and her Juris Doctor from Florida State University College of Law.  While in law school she served as General Counsel of the Florida State University Supreme Court, Business Relations Editor of the Florida State University Business Review, student member of the Chester Bedell Inn of Court and Senior Member of the Florida State University Law Review.

Alison is admitted to practice in the state of Florida and before the United States District Court for the Middle and Northern Districts of Florida.  She is a member of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association and the Jacksonville Bar Association.  In 2016, Alison received the Florida Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Michael K. Reese Quality of Life Award.  Outside of work, she serves on the Board of Directors of Angels for Allison, a Jacksonville based non-profit which helps families cope with the loss of a child.

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