Lonnie Allen, B.A., J.D.
Lonnie Allen was born in Edmonton and is a proud Albertan. Lonnie holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from Grant MacEwan University in Criminology. Prior to joining Philips Manucci, Lonnie articled with Fix and Smith, where he represented clients on a variety of matters, including assisting on serious indictable charges including violent offences and drug matters. Lonnie has also represented clients on a variety of family law matters using his skills as a litigator to achieve positive results. He has appeared in both the Provincial Court of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench.
While completing his Juris Doctor, Lonnie gained significant criminal law experience as he was selected to the Intensive Criminal Law program and was an active volunteer with University of Manitoba Law Center Legal Aid.
Most of Lonnie’s work is focused on representing people charged with Indictable offences who are facing significant penitentiary sentences as a result of their charges. Lonnie’s strive for success; knowledge of the law and advocacy skills provides his clients with a cutting-edge advantage in the courtroom. Lonnie also utilizes these skills to assist clients in family law matters involving divorce, property division, child custody and access matters.
Lonnie is an active member of the Law Society of Alberta and the Criminal Trial Lawyers’ Association. When Lonnie is not busy representing his clients, he is traveling, snowboarding or riding his motorcycle.