Allison E. folds

SENIOR PARTNER

BACKGROUND

Allison E. Folds is the Senior Partner of Folds, Walker & Maltby, LLC. His main area of practice is civil litigation with a focus on family law and commercial litigation. In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Folds is also a Certified Family and Circuit Mediator.

For over 52 years, Allison E. Folds has represented Gainesville clients through complex proceedings, including high asset dissolution of marriage cases and civil litigation. For complex matters, he works closely with skilled and experienced forensic accountants, appraisers, vocational evaluators, psychologists and other professionals in order to help our clients achieve desired results. Mr. Folds is the former City attorney for the municipalities of Waldo, Newberry, Alachua, Hawthorne, Trenton, Cedar Key, Micanopy and McIntosh, Florida

PRACTICE AREAS

Civil Litigation

Family Law

Personal Injury

Probate, Estate and Trust Administration and Litigation

Real Property and Land Use Litigation

Appeals

Medical Malpractice

Wrongful Death

Federal Torts Claim Act 

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Bar Admissions

Florida (1966)

U.S. Supreme Court (1990)

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Northern District of Florida

U.S. Court of Claims

Education

University of Florida, J.D., 1965

University of Florida and Florida State University, B.S. in Business Administration, 1962

Affiliations & Community Involvement

Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1973-1979; President, 1978-1979)

American Association for Justice (formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America)

The Florida Bar (Member, Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Section, 1970-1974)

Florida Justice Association (formerly Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)

American Association for Justice (formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America)

Florida Justice Association (formerly the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)

Florida Academy of Professional Mediators

Gainesville Quarterback Club

Past President Gainesville Jaycees

Past President Gainesville Exchange Club

Past President Gainesville Quarterback Club

Past President Gainesville Golf and Country Club

Recipient of the James L. Tomlinson Professionalism Award presented by the Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association (2018)

Personal

Mr. Folds was born in Gainesville, Florida in 1940. He has served the community with expert legal counsel since he graduated from the University of Florida in 1965.