Alison A. Berman, Esq.
Associate General Counsel
Ms. Berman joined Palisade in May 2011 as Associate General Counsel. Ms. Berman’s responsibilities include assisting in the management and oversight of the Firm's legal affairs, private equity efforts, and business development. Additionally, Ms. Berman serves on the Board of Directors of the following portfolio companies owned by private equity funds managed by the Firm: Achieve3000, Inc. (as a Board Observer) and Shoe Sensation, Inc. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Berman worked at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where she was an associate in the mergers and acquisitions group. In this role, she represented various corporate and private equity clients in merger and acquisition transactions, including negotiated and contested acquisitions. Ms. Berman also advised clients on various securities law and corporate governance matters. Ms. Berman received her Juris Doctor from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and her B.A. from Brown University.