TIMOTHY A. CHANDLER RESUME OF QUALIFICATIONS Attorney at Law California Office (619) 645-5245 CHANDLER LAW FIRM PLLC Washington, DC Offic (202) 296-8484 QUALIFICATIONS - Special Qualifications in Government Related Law and Employment Law - A University education and over 36 years Legal Experience has resulted in the following qualifications: - J.D. Degree: Member of California State Bar - Excellent Performance evaluations - Heavy civil and criminal caseload with excellent record of success at Hearings and Jury trials; both as Deputy District Attorney, Deputy Public Defender and Private Attorney. - Highly motivated, self-confident, articulate, and tough manager of attorneys and staff. - Expert knowledge of legal procedure, practice, law office management and budget administration. EXPERIENCE 2009–Present CHANDLER LAW FIRM PLLC Attorney and Arbitrator 2020 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, D.C. 20006 1997 - 2009 SAN DIEGO COUNTY ALTERNATE PUBLIC DEFENDER Director of The Department of the Alternate Public Defender - responsible for the Operation of the Juvenile Dependency Program 2/16/96 - 11/96 Assistant Director Duties and Responsibilities: - Duties and responsibilities include providing legal services to eligible indigent persons, establishing and implementing departmental policy and procedure, consulting and working with other departments within the criminal justice system and operating the department in the most efficient and cost effective way possible. 1989 - 2/15/96 SAN DIEGO COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDERS OFFICE Deputy Public Defender IV and V Duties and Responsibilities: - Tried the most serious cases including murder with special circumstances and death penalty trials. - Assigned the supervision of over 20 felony attorneys including overseeing expenditure of funds for experts and trial costs, training and education and supervision of paralegals and clerical staff. - Assigned the duties of determining conflicts and assigning cases to attorneys according to their skills and ability. - Assigned the responsibility of evaluating legal skills and abilities of the attorneys for promotion and special assignments. 1987 - 1989 KERN COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDERS OFFICE Deputy Public Defender IV Duties and Responsibilities: - Assigned to Felony Trial Panel trying the most serious felonies, including violation of Penal Code sections 187, 233, 212.5, 459, 261, etc. Conducted numerous hearings and jury trials in front of local Kern County judges. TIMOTHY A. CHANDLER Resume of Qualifications Page Two 1985 - 1987 ORANGE COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDERS OFFICE Deputy Public Defender III Duties and Responsibilities: - Handled serious misdemeanors and felonies at trial and preliminary hearings. Excellent record of dismissals and acquittals. 1980 - 1985 CHANDLER, TIMOTHY A., ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR AT LAW Sacramento, California Owner General practice with emphasis on administrative, civil and criminal litigation. Handled numerous misdemeanor, felony, and civil trials. 1977 - 1979 SACRAMENTO COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY, Sacramento, CA Deputy District Attorney II Duties and Responsibilities: - Legal research and Criminal Trials. - Supervised clerical and Law Clerk personnel. - Over 40 misdemeanor and felony trials with excellent record of success. EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS B.S. Mathematics (1972) UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY Master of Business Administration (1976) UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS Juris Doctorate (1976) Passed California State Bar Exam - 11/76 ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS Legal Aid Society of Sacramento San Diego County Bar Association California Black Attorneys Association Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association California Attorneys for Criminal Justice American Inn of Court California Public Defenders Association AWARDS AND RECOGNITION Campaign manager for Sacramento City Councilman Dan Thompson. Death Penalty College Faculty Member. Court T.V. Legal Commentator. Wiley Manuel Founders Award.