A native of Swedesburg, Iowa, Alex joined the firm as an associate directly out of law school. He received his undergraduate degree in political science with a minor in history from Iowa State University, Magna Cum Laude and received his Juris Doctorate with honors from Drake University Law School. During law school Alex was a student representative on the Drake Student Bar Association, the Managing Editor of the Drake Journal of Agricultural Law and a student-attorney at the Wrongful Convictions Clinic. Alex will be engaged in the general civil practice of law and will be located in the Burlington, Iowa and Mt. Pleasant, Iowa offices.