Ogletree Deakins • Phoenix, Arizona
Visibility and Networking
Esplanade Center III
2415 East Camelback Road, Suite 800
Phoenix, Arizona 85016
Alec represents clients in employment litigation in federal and state courts. Alec regularly handles matters under Title VII and the Americans with Disabilities Act. His experience extends to the defense of allegations of employment discrimination, retaliation, sexual harassment, and wrongful termination. He has an interest in the use of statistics and data to defend against claims of discrimination. Alec also has significant repeat experience with injunctive relief matters involving restrictive covenants and trade secret issues. Alec has been involved in several dozen matters resulting in preliminary and permanent injunctive relief in favor of employers.Alec provides counseling on numerous issues such as restrictive covenants, trade secrets, confidential information, disciplinary action, investigations, terminations, and manuals and policies. Alec has presented and written on a number of topics such as the direct threat defense under the Americans with Disabilities Act, religious accommodations, Family and Medical Leave Act interference and retaliation, psychiatric and learning disabilities, and issue preclusion and agency decisions.
- College: B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1992
- Law School: J.D., with high distinction, Iowa Law Review, University of Iowa, 1998, Order of the Coif, Note and