- Criminal defense
- Criminal trials
- Federal habeas corpus
- White collar crime
- Drug crimes
- Sex crimes
- Michigan and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1971
- U.S. District Court, Chicago, 2010
- District of Columbia, 1972
- California, 1978
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit, 1985
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1989
- Yale University, J.D.
- Associations and memberships
- State Bar of Michigan (Member, Criminal Section)
- State Bar of California
- American Bar Association (Member, Criminal Section)
Member, Board of Editors, Yale Law Journal, 1969 – 1971. Law Clerk to Hon. Harold R. Tyler, Jr., Southern District of New York, 1971 – 1972. Assistant U.S. Attorney, Criminal Division, District of Columbia, 1972 – 1975. Named one of the Best Criminal Lawyers in Metro Detroit in dbusiness magazine, Detroit’s Premier Business Magazine; AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for professionalism and ethics.
The Law Office of S. Allen Early represents clients throughout the metropolitan Detroit area, including in federal courts in Detroit and Ann Arbor and state courts in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties, in Michigan.