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Eleasa Harris Allen

Eleasa Harris Allen

101 North Cherry Street, Suite 720
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
P: (336) 631-8500

Eleasa Harris Allen

Partner

About
Eleasa grew up near Maiden, North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and graduated with distinction in 2002 with a major in Communication Studies. Eleasa then attended Wake Forest University School of Law, where she was an editor for the Wake Forest Law Review and a member of the Moot Court Board. She earned her J.D. in 2005 and joined Robinson & Lawing, LLP later that year. Eleasa has been a partner with Robinson & Lawing since 2014, and she concentrates her practice in workers’ compensation (representing self-insured employers and insurance carriers) and employment law.

Eleasa is rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell, and she has been recognized as a Board Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation by the North Carolina State Bar.  Eleasa is a certified mediator and a Medicare Set-aside Certified Consultant (MSCC).

Eleasa is a member of North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, as well as the Forsyth County and North Carolina State Bar Associations. She is the Immediate-Past Chair of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section, and is also a member of the NCBA’s Mediation Section.

Practice Areas

Eleasa Harris Allen

Partner

Education:

  • University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, (B.A., 2002)
  • Wake Forest University School of Law (J. D., 2005)

Academic Honors:

  • Member, Wake Forest University Moot Court Board
  • Symposium Editor, Wake Forest Law Review

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings
  • Board Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation, North Carolina State Bar
  • Listed, North Carolina Rising Star® (2018-2019)
  • North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission Certified Mediator
  • Medicare Set-Aside Certified Consultant (MSCC)

Professional Associations:

  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association, Workers’ Compensation Section; Immediate-Past Chair 2020
  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section
  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association, Women in the Profession Committee
  • Member, The National MSP (Medicare Secondary Payor) Network
  • Member, Forsyth County Bar Association
  • Member, North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Presentations:

  • December 11, 2019 – NBI Continuing Legal Education Seminar (Case Law Update)
  • December 6, 2019 – Client Seminar on various employment law topics
  • November 6, 2019 – Client Seminar: “The Coming and Going Rule” and its many exceptions in workers’ compensation claims
  • October 25, 2019 – Client Seminar on Extended Compensation under the Workers’ Compensation Act
  • January 22, 2019 – Client Seminar on Subrogation Liens arising under the Workers’ Compensation Act