Alex graduated with honors from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a degree in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. He then began a nearly 10-year journey working for the Minnesota Judicial Branch in different roles with court administration, the self-help centers, and Minneapolis Housing Court. After graduating from Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Alex moved to South Dakota to live closer to family. He is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and is fluent in Spanish. As a member of the ERLS team, Alex has special interests in assisting victims of crime with issues falling in the areas of family and housing law.