Meredith Clayton Allen

Meredith Clayton Allen: Attorney with Fee, Smith, Sharp & Vitullo, L.L.P.


Ms. Allen joined the firm in August 2009 and brought her experience in defending clients in products liability, mass tort, and residential and commercial construction defect cases, representing large retailers in all manner of premises liability litigation and defending transportation cases involving catastrophic loss. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Allen practiced law with two well-respected Dallas insurance defense firms, maintaining a varied civil litigation docket and independently handing all phases of litigation and trial preparation. Ms. Allen currently maintains an extensive motion practice and provides litigation support to the firm by preparing and arguing complex pre- and post-trial motions, taking and defending depositions and representing clients at mediation.

While in law school, Ms. Allen was an editor of The Review of Litigation, a member of the Board of Advocates, a Thad T. Hutcheson Moot Court Competition quarterfinalist and a Carl W. Wilson Mock Trial Competition quarterfinalist.

Member, Board of Advocates. Selected as a "Texas Rising Star" by Texas Monthly and Law & Politics Magazine, 2005. Notes Editor, The Review of Litigation, Vol. 17, 1997-1998. Publication/Presentation: "Recent Case Law Development in the Area of Product Defect"; "Beneficial Application of RCLA Continues to Diminish for General Contractors".

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Tort Litigation
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Defects
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
972-934-9100  Phone
972-934-9200  Fax
University Attended:
Austin College, B.A., cum laude, 1993
Law School Attended:
University of Texas at Austin, J.D., 1998
Year of First Admission:
1999, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; 1999, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; 1998, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; 1998, Texas
Dallas Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Atlanta, Georgia, November 25, 1971

Peer Reviews

This lawyer does not have peer reviews.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Dallas, Texas

Loading gif
  • map pin 1
    Dallas, TX
    Three Galleria Tower , 13155 Noel Road, Suite 1000
    Dallas, TX 75240-5090

    972-934-9100 Phone

    Get Directions

Contact Meredith Clayton Allen

Required Fields

Required Fields

By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.