or the past 17 years, Chance has worked as a private practice attorney where his areas of practice include, criminal, real estate and civil litigation. Prior to entering private practice Chance worked as an Assistant District Attorney with the Denton County District Attorney's Office where he prosecuted both juvenile and adult criminal cases. Chance has also served as a Municipal Prosecutor for the Town of Trophy Club, The Colony, Argyle, Oak Point and Ponder.
hance has been a tireless volunteer with a variety of programs and organizations in Denton County. Since 1995, he has served as a big brother volunteer with the Big Brother/Big Sister organization. Chance has also served as a volunteer youth coach and official for a number of community and church leagues throughout Northeast Texas since 1994. Currently he coaches baseball, football and basketball and also volunteers with the Baseball Leadership Team with Prestonwood Sports Organization, which he has done since 2005. He also teaches 6th grade boys as a Sunday School Teacher. Chance has also worked as a volunteer builder with Habitat for Humanity and as a volunteer with the Prison Ministry Outreach Program.
hance has also served as an election worker for numerous Republican Primary and General Elections since 1998 and currently serves as the Precinct Chairman for Plano #2020, Denton County Republican Executive Committee. Prior to taking on this Precinct Chairman role he served as an assistant to the Chair since 2007. He has also served as President of the Pachyderm Club of Denton County for 3 years and been a Vice President for another 3 years, holding an office in that club every year since 2010 except for one. He also served the Denton County Republican Party as the 2nd Vice Chair of Finance under form Chairman Dianne Edmonson for two years.
hance worked his way through college and law school, in part, as a Prison Guard for the Texas Department of Corrections, serving in the Ellis I, Ellis II and Darrington Facilities. Chance earned his undergraduate degree from Sam Houston State University in 1992 and his Juris Doctorate from Thurgood Marshall School of Law, 1997. Chance attended the Experiencia Language School in Cuernavaca, Mexico where he completed a bilingual studies program. Chance is licensed to practice law in the State of Texas, Arizona and in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas.
hance and his wife, Blanca, have four beautiful children; Angel, Micah, Max and Gabriela and are active members of Prestonwood Baptist Church.