Chandler Surrency has been practicing law in Iowa since 2014 and Kansas since 2013. A graduate of the University of Kansas and Washburn University School of Law, Chandler now practices primarily in personal injury and workers’ compensation for plaintiffs and claimants. Chandler is a member of the Iowa State and Kansas Bar Associations.
United States District Court for the District of Kansas, 2013
Personal Injury - PlaintiffWorkers' Compensation - ClaimantRacing and Gaming Law
ABA Family Law Quarterly Junior Editor, 2012-2013
Children and Family Law Center
Student Co-Director 2012-2013
Washburn University School of Law Faculty Recruitment Committee 2011-2012
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch 2021University of Kansas Honors Program 2007-2010
Watkins Berger Scholar 2007-2010
National Society of Collegiate Scholars 2007-2010
Washburn Law Scholarship
KU Law Scholarship
Russell Law Scholarship
Bicknell Washburn Endowment Association Scholarship
Law Alumni Scholarship
Spring Law Washburn Endowment Association Scholarship
Robinson Washburn Endowment Association Scholarship
Chandler is a huge fan of the University of Kansas, and during basketball season she enjoys cheering on the Kansas Jayhawks with husband Justin and dog Cooper. As a semi-recent transplant to Des Moines, Chandler enjoys spending her weekends discovering all that Des Moines has to offer.
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“No Free Bites Under Iowa Law.” Iowa Living Magazines: Adel, Advice Column, Norwalk. July 2015.
“Child Custody Basics: Decisions Based on the Best Interests of the Child.” Iowa Living Magazines: Waukee. November 2015.