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Allison Martin Rhodes


Allison Martin Rhodes is a partner at Holland & Knight and co-chair of the firm’s Legal Profession Team. She focuses her practice on legal ethics and risk management, law firm organization and attorney disciplinary defense. Ms. Martin Rhodes advises both law firms and lawyers on ethical and fiduciary issues related to lateral hiring, law firm dissolution and expulsion matters. Her practice includes law firm business advice, partnership documents as well as intra lawyer litigation around lawyer mobility. In fields spanning a wide range of transactional and litigation practices, she has extensive experience representing individual practitioners, large law firms and in-house legal departments in connection with professional responsibility matters.

She is a nationally recognized leader in the law governing the legal profession. She is a frequent writer and national speaker on ethics, risk management, lawyer mobility and law firm partnership matters. She is the co-author, with Professor Robert Hillman, on the leading treatise, Hillman on Lawyer Mobility: The Law and Ethics of Partner Withdrawals and Law Firm BreakupsThird Edition.

Ms. Martin Rhodes is the current President of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (2018-2019).