Paul A. Allen is from Council Bluffs, Iowa. He received a B.A. in Philosophy and a B.S. in Political Science from the University of Nebraksa in Omaha, Nebraska in 2008. Paul graduated from Creighton Law School in 2012 with his Juris Doctorate and an M.A. in International Relations. Paul worked as a law clerk for a civil litigation firm, Porter, Tauke and Ebke in Council Bluffs, Iowa before joining the Buena Vista County Attorney's Office as an Assistant County Attorney in September, 2013. Paul was elected Buena Vista County Attorney in November, 2018.
Ashley Bennett is from Pocahontas, Iowa. She received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of Iowa in 2010. Ashley graduated from the University of St. Thomas School of Law in Minneapolis, Minnesota with her Juris Doctorate in 2013. After graduation Ashley worked as Assistant County Attorney for Pocahontas County. She joined the Buena Vista County Attorney's Office in February, 2015 as Assistant County Attorney where her work currently focuses on Juvenile Justice and Substance Abuse Committments.
Justin J. Hall is from Scituate, Massachusetts. He received a B.A. in Communications-Print Journalism from American University in Washington, D.C. in 2009. Justin graduated from Louisiana State University-Paul M. Hebert Law Center in 2014 with his Juris Doctorate and Graduate Diploma in Civil Law. After graduation, Justin worked as a law clerk with the Third Judicial District of Iowa based in Spirit Lake from 2014 to 2015 before spending the past year as a Deputy County Attorney in Nebraska. He joined the Buena Vista County Attorney’s Office in January, 2019 as an Assistant County Attorney.