Allison Pope is from Overland Park, Kansas. In 2016, she graduated with highest distinction from the University of Kansas, where she studied biology and French. Before law school, she worked at a clinical research organization as a clinical trials assistant, facilitating project communication and reviewing regulatory documents for accuracy and completeness. During her 1L summer, Allison served as a law clerk in the office of U.S. Senator Josh Hawley on the Senate Judiciary Committee. During her 2L summer, she was a summer associate at Shook, Hardy & Bacon and a legal intern at First Liberty Institute. After graduation, she will clerk for Judge Eric E. Murphy on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.