Ellis Allen

Raised in Savannah, Georgia, Mr. Allen received his J.D from the University of Kentucky College of Law in Lexington, Kentucky in 2017. Before attending law school, Mr. Allen graduated from St. Andrew's School in Savannah and then attended the University of South Carolina where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport and Entertainment Management. While at U.K. Law, Mr. Allen was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and served as president of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society.

Prior to joining WSWGS, Mr. Allen gained experience representing a diverse group of national, regional and local corporate clients, with an emphasis on regional healthcare organizations, in various matters involving litigation, property development, contract negotiations, corporate compliance, among others.

Mr. Allen focuses his practice in the areas of commercial and residential real estate finance, acquisitions, development and leasing, business transactions and administration, and civil litigation.

Mr. Allen is admitted to all state and superior courts of Georgia, as well as the United States District Court for the Southern District of Georgia. Mr. Allen is also an active member and chairman for the Savannah Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division, and has coached the St. Andrew's School mock trial team for several years.

Mr. Allen is married to Haley Allen, another attorney in Savannah, whom he met while attending law school in Kentucky.

GA Bar # 318449