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Brandy Alexander

Child custody Attorney at Tucker, GA

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About Brandy

Learn Brandy’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Child custody
    50%

  2. Divorce and separation
    40%

  3. Family
    10%
    Handling divorce, child custody, child support, adoption, legitimation, modification, contempt and pre-nuptial agreements

    9 years

Brandy Alexander graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Literature from Florida State University after just three years of study. Thereafter, she went on to earn her Juris Doctor at the University of Florida, Levin College of Law where she focused her studies on Family Law and earned a Family Law Certificate for her commitment, dedication and diligence to the field and study of Family Law. While at the University of Florida, Brandy was an active member of the Trial Team, Black Law Student’s Association and she participated in the Family Law Clinic which provided invaluable courtroom experience to third year law students seeking to enter the field of Family Law.

Brandy is a passionate, skilled attorney licensed to practice law in both Florida and Georgia. She has practiced law for over a decade and began her career in indigent criminal defense work before broadening her legal expertise to include family law. Brandy has litigated more than 50 cases in both jury and non-jury trials. In 2013, Brandy was featured in an Emmy Nominated HBO documentary entitled Gideon’s Army which profiled some of her time as an Assistant Public Defender in Clayton County, Georgia and can now be found on Netflix. Brandy has appeared on the Melissa Harris-Perry Show and been the keynote speaker at a Conference for the National Association for Pre-Trial Services Agencies in Orlando, Florida and she has been a speaker at local high schools where she educates students on criminal justice and criminal procedure. Additionally, she has been featured in the Florida Bar News, Orlando Sentinel, and has appeared as a guest on NPR Saint Louis radio.

Moreover, Brandy is a member of the Board of Directors for Smart Girls on Campus, an organization whose mission is to encourage and inspire teen girls through challenging, innovative and relevant learning experiences. She also is on the 2016-2017 Juvenile Code Assessment Project and she is a member of the Women Leaders of the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

Brandy has successfully represented clients in Family Law cases involving divorce, child custody, child support, contempt, modifications and more; and Criminal Law cases ranging from DUI and drug offenses to violent crimes including homicide. She is a litigator and she does not shy away from court or trial. Brandy is also a Guardian ad Litem and was recognized in 2016 as the Guardian of the Year by the Association of Volunteer Lawyer’s Foundation Atlanta. Her greatest accomplishment is being a mother. She is an active member of her community and a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

Licensed for 16 years
State GA
Status Active Member in Good Standing
Acquired 2008
Updated 11/03/2022
State FL
Status Inactive
Acquired 2006
Updated 11/23/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Brandy

The Alexander Firm
3554 Habersham at Northlake Road
Building H
Tucker, GA, 30084

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Posted by Amanda | July 31, 2018
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Excellent Attorney
I have worked cases with Ms. Alexander and have consulted with her on multiple occasions. She is knowledgeable, passionate and an excellent trial attorney.

Cost

Rates
  • Retainer Always
Payment methods
Cash, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.8 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • The Alexander Firm
  • 2015 - Present
  • Associate
  • The Manely Firm
  • 2014 - 2015
  • Assistant Public Defender Felony Division
  • Public Defender's Office (Naples, Fl)
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Assistant Public Defender Felony Division
  • Public Defender Office (Clayton County, Georgia)
  • 2009 - 2012
  • Assistant Public Defender Felony Division
  • Public Defender's Office (Orlando Florida)
  • 2008 - 2009
  • Assistant Public Defender Juvenile and Traffic Divisions
  • Public Defender's Office (Tallahassee, Florida)
  • 2006 - 2008
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Education

  • University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2006
  • The Florida State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2003

Associations

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • 2014 - Present
  • Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys
  • 2011 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Guardian of the Year
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
  • 2016

Attorney endorsements

Received (11)
Given (9)
Endorse Brandy
Unknown Attorney | Aug 27
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse Brandy, she is a fantastic attorney. I have worked with her on numerous cases and she has never failed to zealously represent her clients. She is always prepared, is uniquely skilled in the courtroom and garners praise wherever she practices. You will be hard pressed to find a better attorney."
Family Attorney | Aug 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. It didn't take very long for me to realize just how passionate and effective Brandy is in representing her clients. Knowing the law is one thing, but understanding how to apply that knowledge in dealing with clients, opposing counsel and the courts is another. Brandy just has that edge. I don't hesitate in referring clients to her."
Family Attorney | Aug 01
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. I met Brandy as an opposing counsel in a family law case. She represented her client with zealous advocacy and a stellar knowledge of the law. I would highly recommend her to a friend or family member in need of an attorney."
Family Attorney | Jul 31
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Brandy Alexander has all the qualities of a great attorney. She is a skilled litigator and negotiator. She is persistent, tenacious, knowledgeable, and empathetic to the needs of her clients."
Family Attorney | Jul 30
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Had the opportunity to work with Brandy as an opposing counsel and I can definitely say that she is sharp, competitive and highly qualified in family law."
Unknown Attorney | Jul 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Unknown Attorney | Jul 30
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer. I was fortunate enough to work with Brandy at a firm. Clients raves about her. They loved her and thanked her. She is incredibly compelling in court. She is a very caring and passionate advocate. She works tirelessly for her clients and is very intelligent."
Family Attorney | Sep 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Brandy is the type of lawyer you want fighting for you in the courtroom. Her zealous desire for justice makes you know and feel she is on your side each and every step of the way."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 14
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Brandy Alexander is a talented criminal defense lawyer who exhibits great dedication to her clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Alexander is the kind of lawyer that law students hope they can become. She is an impassioned and zealous advocate who has dedicated her legal career to advocating for marginalized individuals. She practices law with intelligence, compassion and dedication. She also has an amazing gift for mentoring young lawyers. With young lawyers especially, she is approachable and eager to share her knowledge and personal experiences. I recommend her without reservation."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 25
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I gladly endorse this lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working with Attorney Alexander for over a year. She is a very caring, considerate and most importantly passionate attorney. She will go beyond the extra mile for her clients and will work tirelessly to defend her clients."
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Tucker Child custody Lawyer Brandy Alexander
Brandy Alexander
Child custody Attorney
Tucker, GA
Licensed for 16 years