Alexandra Martinez is an associate attorney with extensive experience in matrimonial law matters such as maintenance, child support, division of complex marital property and debts, and contested cases regarding parenting issues.
Prior to joining the firm in 2014, Alexandra worked exclusively on family law matters at two other law firms where she gained experience in litigating complex divorce cases that required the intervention of therapists and other professionals.
Alexandra earned her Juris Doctorate from DePaul College of Law where she served as an editor for the Journal for Social Justice and was placed on the Dean’s List. Alexandra earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Northeastern Illinois University graduating Magna Cum Laude, where she majored in Political Science and double-minored in English Literature and Spanish Literature.
While in law school, Alexandra interned at several non-for-profit agencies representing victims of domestic violence and parents who were falsely accused in DCFS cases. Alexandra also participated in the immigration law clinic, and has studied abroad in Argentina and Costa Rica where she studied international human rights law.
In 2016, Alexandra was named to the National Advocate’s “Top 40 under 40″ list in Family Law. Alexandra is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and Chicago Bar Association and has published several articles on the Illinois State Bar Association’s Standing Committee for Women and the Law’s newsletter The Catalyst.
Alexandra is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois and before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. You can contact Alexandra at firstname.lastname@example.org.