Alex was born in Chihuahua Mexico but was raised in Southern California. He attended the University of Southern California and majored in Public Administration graduating cum laude. He worked for the City of Los Angeles and the South Coast Air Quality Management District. Leaving the big city he moved his small family to attend the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University. He interned with the Colorado Rural Legal Services providing legal assistance to numerous migrant farmworkers in Southeastern Colorado.
Shortly after graduation, Alex worked with migrant farmworkers in Utah specifically assisting them in ensuring quality education for their kids while they were in the fields and providing legal assistance and representation in labor disputes, landlord tenant issues, criminal matters, bankruptcy, and international divorces. Alex has extensive experience in various civil and criminal matters at the municipal, district and federal levels.
Alex has over 25 years of representing fathers in every aspect of their life-changing transition, whether annulment, separation, paternity or dissolution of marriage. Alex currently has four grandchildren which are the highlight of his existence. Alex is committed to ensuring that children enjoy their childhood and will work towards assisting fathers remain on a pedestal in their kids’ eyes. Alex and his wife are committed to raising hardy, happy, well-adjusted kids and grandkids.
Alex raised his family in happy valley and they have enjoyed Utah’s famous snow by being members of the ski team. All his kids are accomplished swimmers and water polo players. Alex and his wife enjoy traveling, barbecuing outside in the winter, cycling, scootering, and raising Hawai’ian plumerias. Alex served as a proselyting missionary in Idaho. His kids tease him because they say he did not serve a “real” mission. His kids have served in Brazil, Ecuador and Honduras.