Allison Brooke Tomlinson
Northeast and Latin America Regional Legal Counsel, Principal
As the Northeast and Latin American Regional Legal Counsel, Allison is responsible for multiple offices across regions. She developed the firm’s first compliance program, which acts as the foundational guide for Gensler’s business practices. She also advises global technical leaders and the Product Design practice area. In 2017, Allison was recognized by Engineering News-Record as a “Top Young Professional” for her impact in the design industry, as well as being named to the GC Powerlist U.S. Latin American Specialists list. In 2019, she was named as a Lawyer of Distinction in the In-House Counsel category. She is the Co-Vice President of the NY Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute, and a member of The Fourth Floor, a networking community for women in leadership. She is a former board member of the Greater NY Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, and is a Co-Chair of the ACC’s Long Island Chapter, and former member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association, where she served on the annual gala committee. Allison holds a Bachelors in Architecture from University California Berkeley, a Masters in Urban Planning from Columbia University, and a Doctorate in Law from Hofstra University.