Richard (Dick) Alexander is the Founder and Managing Partner of the Alexander Law Group, LLP. He is a nationally-recognized personal injury lawyer and consumer protection advocate. Dick has over 30 years of in-depth legal expertise in the areas of wrongful death and serious injury resulting from car, truck and SUV accidents, spinal cord injuries, and defective products, leading to an exceptional record of success on behalf of his clients.
Dick has successfully represented clients against large companies and organizations such as IBM, Ford, General Motors, Chrysler, BMW, Nissan, Honda, Pacific Gas & Electric, General Electric, Amtrak, Southern Pacific Railroad, DuPont, Shell Oil, Amoco, Chevron, Dow Chemical, Sears, Nationwide Insurance, Allstate Insurance, Fluor Corporation, Bausch & Lomb, Sears, Weyerhaeuser and the California Department of Transportation.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1966, Dick went on to earn his Juris Doctorate at the prestigious University of Chicago Law School in 1969.
Dick began his legal career working with renowned attorneys Melvin Belli and James F. Boccardo before starting his own firm.
Dick has strived throughout his entire career to make the law work for the common man; to be an advocate for the consumer, and year after year his superior results are noted by his peers and by what his clients say about him.
Dick’s many awards and accolades for outstanding achievement include Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association in 2008. Best Personal Injury Lawyer by San Jose Magazine. He is rated AVVO by Martindale-Hubble and year after year is named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America by the American Trial Lawyers Association and is a Northern California Super Lawyer.
He was a founding member of the National Association of Consumer Attorneys and the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice. He has served on the Board of Governors and as Vice President of both the State Bar of California and the California Trial Lawyers Association. Dick is also a past President and Trustee of the Santa Clara County Bar Association.
No lawyer fights harder than Dick Alexander to make sure his clients get the compensation they deserve.
Associations & Memberships
Vice President, California Trial Lawyers Association (1995-1996)
Board of Governors, California Trial Lawyers Association (1990-1994, 1997-1999)
Vice President, State Bar of California (1987-1988)
Board of Governors, State Bar of California (1985-1988)
President, Santa Clara County Bar Association (1984)
Trustee, Santa Clara County Bar Association (1979-1981)
Founding Member, National Association of Consumer Advocates
Founding Member, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
Awards & Distinctions
Trial Lawyer of the Year, Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association (2008)
Street Fighter of the Year Finalist, Consumer Attorneys of California (2008)
Best Injury Lawyer, San Jose Magazine
Avvo Top Rated Lawyer
Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, American Trial Lawyers Association