Alison Jeanne Gude is an Associate Attorney with Pacific Workers’
Compensation. She is a licensed Workers’ Compensation Specialist
who has been practicing law for over twenty-five years. Ms. Gude was born
in Cleveland, Ohio. After an upbringing in which she was exposed to much
of the United States, Ms. Gude earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political
Science at California State University, Chico. She relocated to the Bay
Area for law school, where she earned her J.D. at the John F. Kennedy
School of Law.
Ms. Gude’s zeal for the law stems from a desire to educate and assist
ordinary individuals in the legal process. She believes that people should
know and understand their rights and takes pride in helping her clients
to do so. Prior to joining Pacific Workers’ Compensation, she spent
years working as an independent attorney and was a longtime associate
several Workers’ Compensation law firms.
Alison is politically-engaged, with a passionate activist past campaigning
for the rights of women and the LGBTQ community. She is an avid animal
lover who dotes on her special needs cats, Madison and Posey. In her free
time, she spends time with friends and family, hikes and walks in California’s
parks, and reads mystery novels. She currently resides in Vallejo.
Education: John F. Kennedy School of Law, J.D., 1990
California State University, Chico, B.A.
Political Science, 1985