Taylor Allen serves as a family law and litigation paralegal at Smith Strong, PLC.
Taylor grew up in Richmond, Virginia, graduating from Sweet Briar College in 2020 with a B.A. in International Affairs and minors in Spanish and Studio Art. While attending Sweet Briar, she participated in swimming in the NCAA ODAC division, earning Sweet Briar’s Athlete of The Year award in 2017; served as Class Secretary; and spent time with various clubs organizing and participating in community service events both on and off-campus. Taylor also studied abroad in summer 2018, in Granada, Spain, participating in a language and culture immersion program for her Spanish minor. Soon after she graduated from Sweet Briar, she began a paralegal studies program through JMU where she studied material such as contract law, civil litigation, legal research, and more.
In her free time, Taylor loves to go out with friends and family in Richmond, enjoying all the wonderful foods and music the city has to offer. When she decides to spend a night in, she will choose between reading a good book or watching her most recent TV obsession. Regardless of how she spends her free time, Taylor loves to close off her day by spending time with her beloved pets.