Meet Appellate Attorney Allen Bonner
Allen Bonner is a partner in Colson Hicks Eidson’s Appellate Division, specializing in federal and state appeals. His practice encompasses a broad spectrum of civil matters, including personal injuries, insurance matters, class actions, and contract disputes.
Since joining Colson Hicks Eidson in 2016, Allen has handled appeals in cases that have recovered tens of millions of dollars for the firm’s clients. Recent representative cases include:
- In re Monat Hair Care Products Marketing, Sales Practices, & Products Liability Litigation, 2019 WL 5423457 (S.D. Fla. Oct. 23, 2019) (denying motion to dismiss master complaint in an MDL products liability class action suit)
- Latitude on the River Condominium Association v. Allied Tube & Conduit Corp., 306 So. 3d 312 (Fla. 3d DCA 2020) (affirming class certification construction defect class action suit)
- Madison Cawthorn v. Auto-Owners Insurance Co., 853 F. App’x 637 (11th Cir. 2021) (vacating summary judgment on common law bad faith claim in favor of a dismissal without prejudice)
Allen graduated from Brown University magna cum laude and from Columbia University’s School of Law as a Harlen Fisk Stone Scholar, Charles Evans Hughes Fellow, and Jacob Berger Fellow. He co-chairs the Miami Dade Bar Association’s Appellate Courts Committee and the Florida Bar Appellate Practice Section’s webinar programming, and he has been published in the University of Miami Law Review, the ABA Appellate Practice Journal, and on the ABA’s “Sound Advice” podcast series.
Allen is licensed to practice law in Georgia, Florida, and the District of Columbia.