Allison A. Economy, Attorney at Law, Rudman Winchell

Allison A. Economy



Allison A. Economy, Attorney at Law, focuses her practice on litigation and creditors’ rights matters. Allison has handled a wide variety of cases in state, federal, and bankruptcy courts, ranging from disagreements between business partners to complex construction disputes. She routinely handles insurance defense and subrogation cases and advises insurance providers on coverage issues.

Allison has experience in commercial lending, finance, personal injury, and real estate law. This real estate background enables her to provide effective representation in litigation involving boundary disputes and timber trespass claims. Allison also represents creditors in workouts, bankruptcies, and collection actions, including mechanic’s lien claims.

Outside of the courtroom, Allison has achieved high-quality results for clients through mediation and arbitration, including before the American Arbitration Association. She has also had success at the appellate level, prevailing in cases before the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.

Prior to joining Rudman Winchell, Allison practiced with Stites & Harbison, PLLC in Nashville, Tennessee. She has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star for 2013-2017.

Raised in Massachusetts, Allison attended St. John’s University, where she was a member of the co-ed cheerleading team. Allison graduated summa cum laude in 2005, earning a bachelor of science in sports management with minors in business and international relations. Allison obtained her J.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2008, where she graduated cum laude with a concentration in business transactions. Prior to entering law school, Allison interned for the Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees, and the Commissioner of Major League Baseball.

Since relocating to Maine, Allison has quickly become active in the community and serves as Chair for FUSION: Bangor. She serves on the Bankruptcy Local Rules Committee and is a member of the Maine State Bar Association Bankruptcy Section and the John Waldo Ballou Inn of Court. She is also a volunteer presenter for Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE).

Allison lives in Winterport with her husband, son, and two dogs. She enjoys traveling, live music, and attending sporting events.

Allison A. Economy's areas of practice:


Renee Knowles

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Maine
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit


University of Tennessee College of Law
Knoxville, Tennessee, 2008
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
Honors: cum laude

St. John’s University
Jamaica, New York, 2005
B.S., Sports Management
Minors: Business and International Relations
Honors: summa cum laude; College of Professional Studies Gold Key Award; Michelle Doherty Award