Alison Gaske

Associate

Alison Gaske joined Gilbert LLP as an associate in 2018. Her practice focuses on representing policyholders in complex civil litigation and dispute resolution.

Prior to joining Gilbert as an associate, Alison was a law clerk for the Honorable Phyllis D. Thompson of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

Alison received her law degree from American University Washington College of Law. While in law school, Alison was an extern for the Honorable Amy Berman Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and the Honorable Roger W. Titus of the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. She was also a Legal Rhetoric Dean’s Fellow and served as the Senior Articles Editor of the Administrative Law Review. Alison received her undergraduate degree from Hamilton College.

Representative Matters

  • Assist in prosecuting claims against drug manufacturers, distributors, and retailers on behalf of state attorneys general to recover damages caused by the opioid crisis.
  • Assist in representing a Fortune 500 company in the automotive sector in litigation with asbestos liability to recover millions of dollars in insurance proceeds to compensate claims arising out of alleged exposure to asbestos.
  • Representing an individual in appealing a Social Security Administration determination denying the individual disability benefits.

Education

  • 2016 – J.D., American University Washington College of Law
  • 2010 – B.A., Hamilton College

Bar Memberships

  • District of Columbia

Professional Affiliations and Honors

  • Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia