Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
Additional Practice Area
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Telgenhof & Snyder, P.C.
Allen received his bachelor's degree in business adminstration from Michigan State University in 1987. He graduated cum laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1989. Allen specializes in business and other civil litigation, family law, criminal defense and stockbroker negligence cases.
He served on the Charlevoix Board of Education for eight years, six as president, on the Charlevoix Schools Foundation, on the City of Charlevoix Planning Commission and the Charlevoix Schools District Steering Committee. Allen is also the Charlevoix High School varsity baseball coach, color commentator on WMKT 1270 sports broadcasts and an adjunct professor at North Central Michigan College.
Allen and his wife Judy have four children, Ty, Ally, Will and Luke.
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Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Honors: graduated cum laude, law review, American Jurisprudence awards
Michigan State University
B.A. (1987) | business administration
Alumnus of the Year
Clio Area Schools
Who's Who in American Law
book awards - Property and Criminal Law
law review editor
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Michigan State Bar
Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association
Charlevoix High School
varsity baseball coach
Charlevoix Schools Foundation board
Charlevoix Public Schools District Steering Committee
Activities: Michigan Press Association Award, 2003