J. Alexander Hooks
Alex joined the firm in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Alex was an Assistant District Attorney in North Carolina. As an Assistant District Attorney, Alex prosecuted a wide variety of criminal cases with a focus on motor vehicle offenses. He has successfully tried numerous cases to jury verdicts. Upon graduation from law school in 2013, he worked in private practice focusing on estate administration.
In 2010, Alex received a Bachelor of Arts in Government from Wofford College. In 2013, Alex received his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law. During law school, he clerked for the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and the Office of the District Attorney in New Hanover County, North Carolina.
Alex is licensed to practice in South Carolina and North Carolina. His practice includes a wide variety of civil litigation focusing on insurance defense, personal injury, insurance coverage, governmental law and insurance fraud. He is a member of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorney Association.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- South Carolina Bar Association, Member
- North Carolina Bar Association, Member
- Kershaw County Bar Association, Member
- South Carolina Defence Trial Attorneys Association
- University of South Carolina, Juris Doctor
- Wofford College, BA
- South Carolina
- North Carolina
- U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
Areas of Practice:Civil Litigation Practice
Civil Appellate Practice
Insurance Coverage Issues
Arson and Insurance Fraud
Medical Malpractice Defense