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Allison A. Marquina

Allison A. Marquina has been with the firm since 2002. With an emphasis on research and writing, she practices mainly in the area of insurance defense. Before joining Martin & Seibert, L.C, Ms. Marquina completed judicial clerkships in both St. Mary’s and Washington County, Maryland. She has also practiced as a general practitioner, concentrating in the areas of personal injury, bankruptcy and domestic relations.

Ms. Marquina’s research and writing abilities have served as a vital resource to Martin & Seibert, L.C. clients during the course of litigation. Her skills have proven to be particularly useful in a judicial climate where a successful motions practice is becoming increasingly important.

Ms. Marquina has an extensive teaching background and was an adjunct instructor in the Paralegal Studies Department at Shepherd University Community and Technical College. Prior to this she was an adjunct assistant professor in the Law and Public Policy Department at the University of Maryland, University College from 1995 to 1999, and an adjunct instructor in the Legal Assistant Program at Hagerstown Business College from 2001 to 2003.

In addition to her insurance defense work, Ms. Marquina coordinates the Martin & Seibert, L.C. Law Clerks Program. She recruits, hires and advises summer law clerks who work for the firm. Ms. Marquina has a strong dedication to the local community, displayed through her involvement as a board member of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.

Ms. Marquina is admitted to practice before the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, the United States District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia, the United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, the Court of Appeals of Maryland, the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

E-mail: [email protected]


Admitted:Maryland 1993, District of Columbia 2002; West Virginia 2003
Joined Firm:2002
Tel: 304.260.3353
Hometown:Frederick, Maryland

Education: Columbia Union College (B.S. General Studies with concentrations in Journalism and Management 1987); University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D. 1991)

Represented the University of Baltimore at the National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition and served as Managing Editor for the University of Baltimore Journal of Environmental Law

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