2350 First Street | Napa, California 94581

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Alison Roades Brown


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           Alison has a diverse litigation practice with a focus on construction and real estate litigation, as well as landlord-tenant, probate, trust, and general business disputes.  She provides her clients with strategic guidance before, during, and after litigation.  

            Alison was raised in St. Helena; graduating from St. Helena High School.  She earned her B.A. from UC Berkeley and her J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law.  Prior to joining Murphy Logan & Bardwell, she practiced at a small firm in San Francisco; representing a diverse array of clients in a wide variety of civil matters.  Alison is a member of the Napa County Bar Association, Napa County Women Lawyers, and the Richard M. Sangster Inn of Court.  


  • Counsel for homeowners regarding HOA and neighbor disputes, easements, etc.
  • Counsel for general contractors and subcontractors regarding construction defect litigation.
  • Counsel for general contractors and subcontractors regarding mechanic's liens, collection and claims
  • Counsel for plaintiffs in various personal injury claims.
  • Counsel for both residential and commercial tenants and landlords (lease drafting, unlawful detainer, etc.)
  • Extensive experience in the San Francisco, Alameda, Marin, San Mateo, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Napa and Sonoma County Superior Courts
  • Experience in Mediation, Arbitration, and Trial.


  • State Bar of California
  • Napa County Bar Association
  • San Francisco Bar Association
  • San Francisco Young Lawyers' Association


  • California, 2008

Community Activities/Community Involvement

  • Volunteer Legal Services Program, San Francisco Bar Association (August 2009 - December 2016)
  • Hamilton Families Volunteer, Fundraising and Event Planning Committee Member (2012 - 2016)
  • Cake-4-Kids (Napa) 2017- Present


  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 2004
  • B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2000

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