Allyson M. Avila

Allyson A. Avila is an accomplished trial attorney who enjoys an enviable track record of success. Dependable, responsive and approachable, her time and talent in the courtroom make her a “go-to” attorney when there is a risk of high exposure.

Ms. Avila maintains a diverse practice, including medical malpractice and nursing home litigation, premises liability, employment claims, contract disputes and product liability. She counsels and defends a wide spectrum of private, institutional and municipal clients, invariably garnering their loyalty and respect. She also defends health clubs in liability litigation arising from alleged equipment defect, premises liability and negligence training.

Ms. Avila increasingly focuses her practice on medical spas in their formation, licensing, and compliance with state and federal laws. She is currently one of only a few attorneys who provide legal counsel to medical spas and other appearance enhancement businesses, manufacturers and distributors throughout the United States. Ms. Avila envisions, constructs and executes legal and regulatory strategies that drive business results. A strong relationship and alliance builder, she understands the importance of agreement and collaboration to help ensure that workable strategies are designed in a way that most effectively addresses the unique needs of each client.

Ms. Avila and her team deliver added value to clients by regularly visiting their facilities and presenting educational and risk management programs.

Good to know

Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Commercial Litigation, 2) Health Care, 3) Professional Liability Defense and 4) Employment Law
Law School Pace University School of Law (J.D.,2001)
Admitted Year 1998
Education St. Thomas Aquinas College (B.S.,1994)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Gordon & Rees LLP
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/allyson-avila-a7b8a071
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