Alan Brenham is the pseudonym for Alan Behr. He served as a law enforcement officer before earning a law degree. He worked as a prosecutor, a criminal defense attorney, and as a staff attorney with the Texas prison and parole agency. While serving as a Special Deputy US Marshal, he traveled to several countries in Europe, the Middle East, Alaska, and almost every island in the Caribbean. He was stationed in Berlin, Germany for two years while working with the US military forces. Behr and his wife currently live in the central Texas area.