Alison L. Helin Managing Director

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When working with clients and candidates, I always maintain an upbeat and positive attitude. I set out to fully understand my client’s needs and then determine creative solutions that will increase productivity while minimizing costs.

Alison L. Helin, a Managing Director in our Chicago Solutions Practice Group, where she focuses on assisting law firms and corporations with managing workflow without adding permanent resources by providing qualified attorneys and paralegals on an interim or project basis.


Alison began her law career in the commercial litigation departments of two large law firms in Chicago. Immediately prior to joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, she worked as a trial attorney with a civil litigation defense firm in Chicago. She also has experience working as a project-based attorney assisting with discovery matters.

During law school, Alison was a student clinician in the Business Law Center. She also served as an extern for the Honorable Judge Ronald Guzman of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.


Loyola University Chicago School of Law: J.D., cum laude

Lead Articles Editor of the Law Journal

University of Wisconsin – Madison: B.B.A., Marketing


Illinois State Bar, Member

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Member

Chicago Bar Association

American Bar Association