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Jennifer M. Chandler is a North Carolina native, born in Raleigh and raised in Asheville. She graduated from University of North Carolina at Asheville with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.
During her years at law school she was president of both the Student Bar Association and The Actual Innocence Project. Jennifer was actively involved in the Environmental Legal Society and Women in Law. Before graduating, Jennifer was an intern for the Mecklenburg Public Defender's Office, gaining experience in trial work before completing law school. Jennifer continues to be devoted to her passion to ensure equal justice for all and the protection of all people's constitutional rights.
Jennifer's years of practice have been focused on traffic and criminal law. Jennifer continues to practice in numerous counties.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|Criminal Law "10 Best Female Attorney" for NC||American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys||2016|
|DUI/DWI "10 Best Female Attorney" Selection for NC||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2016|
|Featured Criminal Defense Attorney||AVVO||2015|
|Client's Choice (Criminal Defense)||AVVO||2015|
|Top 40 under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2015|
|Excellence in Pro Bono Service||Charlotte School of Law||2010|
|Oustanding Leadership and Pro Bono Legal Work||NC Bar Association and Charlotte School of Law||2009|
|Outstanding Student Leader in Actual Innoncence Project||Charlotte School of Law||2008|
|Excellence in Pro Bono||Charlotte School of Law||2008|
|Owner||Chandler Law PLLC||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Bell & Bell Law Firm||2010 - 2012|
|Legal Intern||Mecklenburg County Public Defender's Office||2009 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||2014 - Present|
|Charlotte Business Guild||Member||2013 - Present|
|Mecklenburg County Bar||Member||2010 - Present|
|North Carolina State Bar||Member||2010 - Present|
|National Trial Lawyers Association||Top 40 Under 40||2015 - 2016|
|Mecklenburg County Bar||Lunch with a Lawyer Mentor||2011 - 2012|
|Student Bar Association (CSL)||President||2009 - 2010|
|Environmental Legal Society (CSL)||Secretary||2008 - 2009|
|Women in Law||Member||2007 - 2010|
|Student Bar Association (CSL)||Senator-at-Large||2007 - 2009|
|Actual Inncocence Project||President-Elect||2007 - 2009|
|Charlotte School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|University of North Carolina, Asheville||N/A||2002|
|Burris v. Thomas||Petitioner Decision overturned|
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