Allison Valderia

Attorney, Small Business Owner, and Public Speaker in New York

Lawyer, Speaker and Coach, Allison Valderia is dedicated to helping women live passionately, move purposefully and be productive.

As the founder of Grind Coaching and Consulting™, she helps professional women elevate within their industries by helping them to present themselves clearly, concisely and credibly.

Allison's speaking career started when she was 18 and asked to speak to an auditorium full of high school students about academic success, career planning and teenage drama. Allison then began coaching and mentoring students on academic success and personal development. Since then she's advised, mentored and coached women throughout the country, helping then get to their “what’s next“.

As a speaker, she connects with her audience and helps them gain clarity, confidence and commit to success.

As a coach and accountability partner, Allison helps clients balance professional and personal matters involving time management, conflict resolution and effective communication. She works directly with people to develop, achieve professional goals using her signature G.R.I.N.D. coaching model.

As a lawyer and career strategist, Allison has worked with entrepreneurs to establish and expand their business, She has also helped professionals in legal, education and media management take their careers to the next level. She has almost ten years experience as a trial attorney, has practiced in Maryland and New York, and has worked with the United State's Department of Justice and Homeland Security on crime reduction initiatives.

She has been featured on Blog Talk Radio, and performed at the Apollo Theater and Lincoln Center. Allison has advised individuals working with major media companies, as well as government agencies and community organizations.

In 2015, Allison founded Girls Who Grind™, a community of professional women that focuses on fellowship, building leadership skills and professional success.

Whether you want to gain clarity, be committed to fostering positive relationships, build your network or elevate within your professional industry, Allison is here to help. With client centered coaching, branding, strategy sessions and speaking engagements, there is something for everyone.

Its all about YOU


your BRAND

your GOALS

your IMAGE

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  • Work
    • Allison Valderia LLC
  • Education
    • JD - Albany Law School
    • Mediator
    • Group Fitness Instructor
    • Life and Career Coach