Allison McMahon



Key Practice Area

Advocacy & Litigation

Year of Call




Allison joins Farris as a litigation associate in our Vancouver office. Allison intends to develop a broad practice with a particular focus on commercial disputes, family litigation, administrative law, and appeals.

Before joining the firm as an associate, Allison clerked at the Supreme Court of Canada for Justice Russell Brown and at the Court of Appeal for British Columbia for Justices Daphne Smith and Joyce DeWitt-Van Oosten.

Allison received her law degree from the University of British Columbia in 2018. As a law student, Allison received several academic awards, including the Kenneth S. Fawcus Memorial Prize in Civil Litigation and the McLean-McCuaig Foundation Prize in Property Law. She also completed an externship with the British Columbia Provincial Court, served as a research assistant to multiple professors, and volunteered with the Access Pro Bono wills clinic.

Outside of work, Allison enjoys trying new recipes and tending to her many plants.