Allison Exall’s practice encompasses all aspects of environmental law. Allison advises industrial and manufacturing clients on permitting, enforcement and compliance issues, including the defense of clients in private party toxic tort cases as well as before the Environmental Protection Agency and state environmental agencies. She advises corporate and real estate clients on environmental issues in transactions. Her experience includes issues involving the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, the Endangered Species Act, Superfund, brownfields redevelopment, environmental bankruptcy issues, clean coal technology, climate change and sustainability.
Allison is the past Chair of the Environmental and National Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas, the past Chair of the Environmental Law Section of the Dallas Bar Association and the past Chair of the Environmental Litigation and Toxic Torts Committee of the American Bar Association. She also was a governor appointee to the Clean Coal Technology Council.
She holds the AV Preeminent (5.0 out of 5.0) Martindale-Hubbell rating from her peers in the legal profession. This top peer rating signifies the highest level of professional excellence for legal knowledge and ethical standards.
Prior to joining Exall+Wood, Allison practiced for almost two decades in the Dallas office of Akin Gump, Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.