After clerking with Strong-Garner-Bauer PC during law school, Chandler joined the firm in 2004. He became a shareholder in January 2008. He has tried a number of lawsuits to juries, and has received several honors since joining the firm, including the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 and Missouri Lawyers’ Weekly Up & Coming Lawyers.
Chandler received his Juris Doctor cum laude from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2004, where he graduated in the top 5% of his class. His law school honors included receipt of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Student Advocacy Award, the Deacy Award in Advocacy, and selection to the Regional Moot Court Team, Missouri Law Review, and Order of the Coif. Chandler is published at 70 Mo. L. Rev. 307, “The Medical Malpractice Crisis: A Problem with No Answer?”
Prior to law school, Chandler attended the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he studied political science and English, was a Roberts Scholar, and graduated with honors.
Chandler was born and raised in Nixa, Missouri.