Cynthia L Alexander

Cynthia L. Alexander

Cynthia Alexander is a trial attorney who resolves business, real estate, employment, and construction disputes and has vast experience handling lawsuits in federal and state courts, as well as in arbitration.

Education & Credentials


University of Michigan

B.A., 1994

University of Wyoming College of Law

J.D., 1998

Bar Admission

  • Nevada
  • Michigan


  • The Legal 500 United States 2019, "Recommended Lawyer"
  • Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
  • Litigation Counsel of America, Peter Perlman Service Award (2016)
  • Mountain State Super Lawyer (2012-2016, 2018, 2019)
  • State Bar of Nevada, Medal of Justice Award (2015)
  • Women to Watch Award , Vegas Inc. (2014)

Prominent Assignments

For financial institutions, mortgage lenders, and servicers, Cynthia represents clients in disputes involving federal and state consumer protection statutes, various statutory and common law tort claims, lender liability, and in dissenters' rights actions.

Cynthia assists a wide range of industries with advice on employment law issues, in addition to defending such claims against employers.

She provides guidance in commercial and residential lending, credit card accounts, and the foreclosure process.

Served for over 20 years as counsel to financial institutions in all aspects of workouts, restructurings, loan modification and enforcement of remedies.

Cynthia handles real estate matters, such as title and escrow disputes, real estate contract and easement disputes, and wrongful liens.

She represents public and private owners, developers, general contractors, and suppliers on a variety of needs, including contract negotiation, risk avoidance and allocation, analysis and preparation of construction claims. In addition, she represents clients in the arbitration, mediation, and litigation of construction disputes.

Professional Involvement

  • Nevada Bar Foundation
    • Trustee (2014-present)
  • UNLV Boyd School of Law
    • Chair of the Public Interest Law Community Advisory Board
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Transitioning into Practice (TIP): A State Bar of Nevada Mentor Program
    • Volunteer appointed by the Nevada Supreme Court (2012-present)

Community Involvement

  • Las Vegas Rescue Mission
    • Board of Directors (2015-present)
  • Nevada Public Radio
    • Director Emeritus (2016-present)
    • Chair of Board of Directors (2014-2016)
    • Board of Directors (2006-2016)
  • Soroptimist International of Greater Las Vegas (2013-present)
  • Rocky Mountain Innocence Center
    • Board of Directors (2011-2015)
    • Board President (2012-2014)
  • National High School Mock Trial Championship, Nevada 2018
    • Steering Committee
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