Born and raised in Paradise Valley, Arizona, Alexa earned her Juris Doctorate from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles where she achieved exemplary grades. She graduated summa cum laude and first in her graduating class with a double major at the University of Arizona in Business Management and Entrepreneurship from the Eller College of Management. She minored in French. While at the University of Arizona Alexa studied abroad in Paris. She was also awarded the distinguished Leland Groezinger Scholarship, and was the winner of the Hearst Funding Award for further pursuit of her business venture.
During law school, Alexa volunteered at the Legal Aid Domestic Violence Clinic in Santa Monica, which affirmed her commitment to working in the field of family law. Located in the Santa Monica Courthouse, the Clinic operates as a walk-in service center that provides immediate legal assistance to low income community members concerning child abduction, custody and visitation, domestic violence, and support issues.
Alexa also clerked for the prestigious entertainment law firm Carroll, Guido & Groffman, LLP., in Los Angeles while in law school.
Since her admission to the California bar, Alexa has solely practiced family law at Joy Stanley Law Corporation, where she has excelled in her field by receiving early promotions to senior associate level. She is currently working on her credentials to become a board certified family law specialist. Her innate ability to master complex legal issues and distill trust and ease to her clients as they navigate through one of the most difficult experiences of their lives is what makes Alexa one of the Rising Stars in the field of family law in Los Angeles.
Alexa continues to volunteer for the Domestic Violence Clinic.