Who is E. Allen Chandler?

A Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, who ran the Army’s Criminal Law Division is also a successful and accomplished advocate with both extensive experience as a Prosecutor and Criminal Defense Attorney (Texas and California); a Military Law Expert (Claims, Torts, and the Manual for Courts- Martial); and Legal Veteran of the multiple military deployments such as Bosnia-Herzegovina and Croatia (Dayton Peace Accords); Iraq, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia (Desert Shield/Desert Storm); and Korea, Germany, and Japan (Europe and Asia).

Since leaving the service, Allen has been a California Attorney; Dallas County Prosecutor; and was President of a Legal Company providing lawyers to those accused of crimes in more than 20 states; before opening his law practice. He has more than 35 years of Military and Civilian Legal Experience in front of Courts, Boards, Judges, Juries, and Arbitration. He is a fighter and legal warrior who can fight for you.


  • Master of Laws (LLM) - Judge Advocate Generals Corps - Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Law Degree (JD) - Gonzaga University School of Law - Spokane, Washington
  • Degree in Business (BS) - Saint Johns University - Collegeville, Minnesota
  • Command and General Staff College Graduate - Resident Student and Teacher - Law of War
  • Officer Basic Course - Judge Advocate Generals School - Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Officer Basic Course - Field Artillery - For Sill, Oklahoma
  • State of California Real Estate and Brokers License
Military Awards

  • Legion of Merit
  • Bronze Star - In time of War - Desert Shield/Desert Storm with Combat Aviation Brigade, 3 AD
  • Meritorious Service Medal - 5 times
  • Joint Service Achievement Medal - Bosnia-Herzegovina and Croatia
  • Saudi Arabia/Kuwait Liberation Medal
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
  • Southwest Asia Service Medal (with 3 Bronze Star Star)
  • Korean Defense Servie Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Army Achievement Medal

  • Member United States Supreme Court Bar
  • Member Texas Bar
  • Member California Bar
  • Member of Court of Appeals of Armed Forces (CAAF)
  • Army Court of Criminal Appeals (ACCA)
  • Numerous Courts Overseas and in the United States