Alex has achieved significant accolades in general, tort and commercial litigation, having been named as an Associate Fellow for Litigation Counsel of America, and being listed in Chambers USA and Mountain States Super Lawyers.  Alex has appeared in front of the Idaho Supreme Court, the Idaho Court of Appeals, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal District Court, and Federal Bankruptcy Court.  Prior to joining Givens Pursley, Alex gained legal experience serving as an intern with the law firm of Hepworth, Janis & Kluksdal, a summer law clerk for the Honorable Kent Merica, and a litigation associate with the law firm Davison, Copple, Copple & Copple.  

Recognition

  • Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business (Litigation: General Commercial) 
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers - Civil Litigation (Rising Stars)
  • Litigation Counsel of America (Associate Fellow)

Education

  • J.D. (Cum Laude), University of Idaho, College of Law, 2008
  • B.S. (Magna Cum Laude), College of Idaho, 2004

Admissions

  • Idaho 2008
  • US District Court (Idaho) 2008
  • 9th Circuit 2008

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Idaho State Bar, Litigation Section, At Large Council Member
  • Idaho State Bar, Appellate Law Section
  • Idaho State Bar, Commercial Law and Bankruptcy Section
  • American Inns of Court No. 130
  • Idaho Association of Defense Counsel
  • George Wolfe Scholarship Selection Committee, Former Committee Chairman
  • Idaho Volunteer Lawyers Program, Wall of Fame (2009 to present)
  • International Rescue Committee and YMCA, Biweekly volunteer and mentor for African refugees
  • Boise Weekly, Former Guest Opinion Writer
  • Wasden ex rel. State v. Idaho State Bd. of Land Com'rs, 150 Idaho 547, 249 P.3d 346 (2010) (Amicus Curiae) 
  • Smith v. Corlett, ID.S.Ct. Docket No. 37060-2009
  • In re Spurwing Ltd. Partnership, APPEAL NO. 09-A-1004
  • In re Spurwing Ltd. Partnership, APPEAL NO. 10-A-1095
  • Carter v. Carter, 2009 WL 3242095 (D.Idaho)
  • Golden West Holdings, LLC v. BBT Holdings, LLC, 2011 WL 1598649 (D.Idaho) 
  • Hap Taylor & Sons v. Kromann, 2010 WL 3735607 (D.Idaho)