For twelve years, Allison Leotta was a federal prosecutor specializing in sex crimes and domestic violence in Washington, D.C. She is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Michigan State University. She lives with her husband, Michael Leotta, and their two sons just outside of D.C.
Allison also blogs about what TV crime dramas get right and wrong, from her perspective as a former prosecutor. The ABA has named her blog, The Prime-Time Crime Review, one of the best legal blogs in America, for the last three years. Her weekly recaps of Law & Order: SVU are carried by The Huffington Post.