Alison A. Shih
Alison A. Shih maintains a diverse practice covering a wide range of civil litigation.
Much of her practice entails family law, insurance defense, and tort cases.
Ms. Shih joined Lowe Stein as an Associate Attorney in November of 2016,
after relocating to New Orleans from Brooklyn, New York.
Prior to becoming a member of the Lowe Stein team, Ms. Shih served as a
criminal defense attorney for the Legal Aid Society of New York City.
There, she was responsible for representing individuals charged with misdemeanors
and felonies from arraignment until dismissal, plea, or trial. In February
of 2015, Ms. Shih took the opportunity to represent victims of human trafficking
at the Legal Aid Society’s Exploitation Intervention Project.
Ms. Shih earned her Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from Rollins
College in 2007. Following graduation, she received a Fulbright Scholarship
to teach in Mainz, Germany. Subsequently, she earned a Master of Arts
degree from Columbia University Teachers College in 2009. She graduated
from Brooklyn Law School in 2012. Brooklyn Law School awarded Ms. Shih
their prestigious Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellowship.
Ms. Shih was admitted to practice law in New York in 2013 and Louisiana in 2016.
In addition to her professional pursuits, Ms. Shih is a member of the Junior
League of New Orleans. She also acts as the head judge for the Jefferson
Parish Public School System’s Ballroom Dance Challenge.