Alison S. Franklin

Alison S. Franklin



Office: 630-653-8000


Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Employment Disputes

Alison is a senior associate with PKA and represents clients in Civil Litigation, Commercial Transactions, Employment Disputes, Commercial and Tort Litigation, Employment Law and Discrimination Litigation. Admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1988, Alison joined PKA in 1990.

Born in Springfield, Ill., she attended the University of Illinois, where she received both her bachelor’s degree and her juris doctor (cum laude). An avid runner, Alison is also active in the community, including being a board member of the First United Methodist Church of St. Petersburg, Florida.


University of Illinois (B.S., 1982; J.D., cum laude, 1988)

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted to the Illinois Bar 1988
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois and U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit 1989
  • Florida Bar 2002
  • District of Columbia Bar 2007

Professional Memberships

Illinois State Bar Association

Community Involvement

Street Ministry;
Board of Trustees, First United Methodist Church, St. Petersburg, Florida