Allison MacLellan

Allison MacLellan

Managing Partner at MacLellan Law Firm




Allison MacLellan is a litigator with proven results. In May 2018, Attorney MacLellan single-handedly secured the largest verdict in Massachusetts’ history regarding a retaliation claim in the employment context after a two and a half week jury trial in Boston.

Attorney MacLellan was named a Massachusetts Lawyer of the Year in 2018 and has been recognized by her peers for her litigation skill and groundbreaking strides which have changed the landscape of employment discrimination cases in Massachusetts. Ms. MacLellan has also been named a Massachusetts “Super Lawyer”.

Ms. MacLellan fights for her clients no matter how large the opponent and no matter the odds.  
Areas of Specialty

Civil Matters:

Employment Discrimination

  • Sexual Harassment
  • Race Discrimination
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Age Discrimination
  • Transgender Discrimination
  • Sexual Orientation Discrimination
  • Hate Crimes

General Civil:

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Dram Shop


  • Operating Under the Influence (OUI)
  • Drugs
  • Restraining Orders


Allison completed her undergraduate degree at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and completed her Juris Doctorate at DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, Illinois.

Ms. MacLellan is admitted to the Massachusetts bar and the federal bar, First Circuit District of Massachusetts.