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 and child exploitation 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.

  • New York
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York

  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 2010
  • University at Buffalo, M.B.A., 2007
  • State University of New York at Geneseo, B.S., 2005

Community Involvement
  • Leadership Buffalo, Class of 2020
  • Friends of the Night People, Board of Directors 
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