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You can see it in his eyes. You can hear it in his voice. And certainly you can feel it in his heart, too. Andrew Alex loves the law. He lives it. He respects it. And he knows and understands it as well as anyone.

Andrew is living proof that true passion doesn’t fade with time. And he is very passionate about the law, continually studying it, and applying every bit of his legal knowledge and experience in protecting the rights of his clients in these areas and others:

Personal Injury Law

Criminal Defense Law

DUI Defense

Business and Healthcare Law

Andrew Alex is the founding partner of Alex & Gaxiola, P.C. Since opening the practice in 1984, he has worked relentlessly to nurture and build it into one of the leading, most trusted, and most respected law firms in Phoenix, Arizona.

Andrew has developed and earned a solid reputation for delivering positive results for his clients. He is an experienced trial lawyer and litigator who has  left the courtroom with very successful outcomes for clients in cases involving serious injuries ranging from medical malpractice to motorcycle injuries, and construction accidents to tractor-trailer accidents.

But it’s not just the multimillion-dollar awards which have created the extraordinary relationships he enjoys with clients over the years. Andrew Alex is a fierce competitor and protector for his clients, which leads them to   recommending him to friends and family members, co-workers and colleagues.

Since 1974, Andrew Alex has been practicing law in Arizona. He is an active member of the Arizona State Bar, the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association (AZTLA), the American Association of Justice (AAJ). Andrew graduated second in his class at Chicago-Kent College of Law, an institution which is now affiliated with the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

Andrew Alex and everyone at the law firm of Alex and Gaxiola are motivated and dedicated to securing superior legal results for all clients. Whatever it takes in terms of time, effort, talent, and resources, Andrew Alex and his team are committed to assuring clients receive just financial compensation, ultimate legal protection, and priceless peace of mind.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 40%
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
  3. Motorcycle Accident: 20%
  4. Trucking Accident: 20%



Contingent (25-33%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Alex & Associates Personal Injury Attorneys

1717 E Bell Road
Suite 1
Phoenix, AZ, 85022


AZActive 197406/30/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Arizona's Finest LawyersArizona's Finest Lawyers2016
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top 100 Litigation LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2015
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2010
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner & Managing PartnerAlex & Associates2012 - Present
Managing PartnerAlex & Gaxiola, P.C.2003 - 2012
PartnerDoherty & Alex1984 - 2003
Prosecuting AttorneyMaricopa County Attorney's Ofc1974 - 1984
Association namePosition nameDuration
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Arizona Association for JusticeMember1995 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember1995 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaAttorney1974 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Negligent Big Rig Truck Driver Kills Woman$1.3 million
Husband Dead After Trucking Accident$900,000
Man Suffers Head & Shoulder Injuries After Truck Accident$380,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
E-bookBite Back. What to do about dog bites.2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of PittsburghEconomics and Business AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1970
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Monthly Networking LuncheonBusiness Law: Operating Agreements Ought to Be Like Prenuptials2012
Monthly Networking LuncheonThe Legal Nuts & Bolts of Business2012