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Ben Chandler Edit Profile

also known as Albert Benjamin Chandler III

attorney general , representative

Ben Chandler, United States Representative from Kentucky, former state attorney general. Bar: Kentucky 1986. Recipient Achievement of Year award, Association Government Accountants, 1993-1994. Member of American Bar Association, Woodford County Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association (named Outstanding Young Lawyer 1993).

Background

Chandler, Ben was born on September 12, 1959 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States.

Education

Bachelor in History with distinction, University Kentucky, 1983. Juris Doctor, University Kentucky, 1986.

Career

Associate Brown, Todd & Heyburn, Lexington, Kentucky, Reeves & Graddy, Versailles. Auditor State of Kentucky, 1992—1995, attorney general, 1996—2003. Member United States Congress from 6th Ky District, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kentucky 1986.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Woodford County Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association (named Outstanding Young Lawyer 1993).

Connections

Married Jennifer Chandler. Children: Lucie Brasher, Albert Benjamin IV, Russell Branham.

spouse:
Jennifer Chandler

children:
Lucie Brasher Chandler

Albert Benjamin IV Chandler

Russell Branham Chandler