Alex earned his Honours Bachelor of Arts degree with distinction from the University of Western Ontario in 1998, and then completed his Master’s of Arts in Philosophy at the same institution. After receiving the John Sopinka Entrance Award in 1999, Alex obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Toronto in 2002. He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2003 and joined Black Sutherland LLP in 2012.
While at Western, Alex was a member of its Track and Field Team, where he was an Academic All-Canadian twice and an Ontario All-Star in 1995.
Alex is a member of the insurance defence group and is the head of the property division. His practice includes the defence of fire and construction claims as well as complex bodily injury cases.
In addition to being a member of the Canadian and Ontario Bar Associations, Alex is also a member of the Advocate’s Society.