J.D., Regent University School of Law
B.S., University of California, Los Angeles
Adeline Allen joined the Trinity Law School faculty in 2011. Professor Allen teaches year-long Contracts and Torts classes to first-year law students. She has published in the areas of defamation and tech law as well as the relationship of Internet statutory protection and sharing-economy platforms. Her current research interests focus on the improper application of the principle of freedom of contract in consent-based commercial gestational surrogacy arrangements.
After attaining her bachelor’s degree, cum laude, in Anthropology, Professor Allen taught English as a Second Language before attending law school on a full academic merit scholarship. While in law school, she was part of the honors track and served as the Executive Editor of the Regent University Law Review. She attained her Juris Doctor degree in 2011 and was admitted to the California Bar in 2011. She is a 2017–18 James Madison Program Visiting Fellow at Princeton University.