Scott S. Allen, Jr.
Senior Associate


Buffalo — 716.853.5100 x1282
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Former Assistant United States Attorney, Scott S. Allen, Jr., focuses his practice on government investigations and compliance matters.  As a federal prosecutor, Mr. Allen oversaw white-collar fraud, child exploitation, and narcotics investigations and prosecuted federal felonies in the Western District of New York.  Before joining the United States Attorney’s Office, Mr. Allen served as a prosecutor in the United States Marine Corps.  Mr. Allen continues to serve as a Major in the Marine Corps Reserves.

Mr. Allen has logged hundreds of hours in federal and military courts at all stages of a criminal case.   With seven years of prosecutorial experience, Mr. Allen has a fine-tuned understanding of how to lead an investigation and build a viable case. 

Mr. Allen is a 2010 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law where he was a member of the National Trial Team and Managing Editor of the Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender & Class. 

Mr. Allen grew up on a family farm in Baldwinsville, New York.  He ran varsity track in high school and college, and is an active volunteer with Friends of the Night People in Buffalo.


University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 2010
University at Buffalo, M.B.A., 2007
The State University of New York, College at Geneseo, B.S., 2005
Admitted to Practice 

  • New York
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York
  • United States District Court, Northern District of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • Bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

Community Involvement

Friends of the Night People, Board of Directors 

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