Allison Skipper is an associate attorney at James L. Nowlin, P.C.  She started out in in family law and has returned to practice family law after working in employment, personal injury, and insurance defense law.  She attended Baylor University, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology with an English Minor.  Before earning her Juris Doctorate at St. Mary’s University School of Law, she also obtained her Master of Science in Human Genetics at Tulane University. 

During law school, Allison was on the St. Mary’s Law Journal and EAP Mock Trial Team.  She won numerous in-school and national moot court and mock trial awards.  After she graduated, she returned to St. Mary’s University School of Law to assist in coaching the EAP Mock Trial Team.

Allison was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas.  She has been married to her husband, Shaun Skipper, for ten years, and the couple has one daughter. Allison enjoys camping and going to Renaissance Fairs with her friends, spending time with her family, and playing guitar with her father.