Cozen O’Connor: Arethas, Allison

Allison Arethas

Government Relations Professional

New York

(212) 883-4912

(212) 509-9492

Allison monitors and researches legislation in the New York City Council. She navigates clients through the complex New York City budgetary process and manages relationships with council members, staff, and administration officials on behalf of clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Allison worked in government relations in the New York office of a national law firm. She conducted research and in-depth analysis for clients on relevant legislative matters. She also monitored and tracked all legislative and committee activity in the City Council. Allison also previously worked in the United States House of Representatives for two prominent Members of Congress, where she provided direct support to the Congressmen.

Allison earned her bachelor's degree in political science from California State University, Fresno.


  • California State University, B.A.