How Alexis Helps Clients
Alexis provides litigation and related consultation services to clients in the healthcare industry, including long-term care, post acute rehabilitation, assisted living, home health and hospice care corporations. She also represents individual physicians and other healthcare providers in alleged malpractice matters. In addition, she defends the interests of aviation clients in matters ranging from premises liability to catastrophic loss.
Alexis has extensive experience in complex professional liability matters as well as commercial cases in state and federal courts in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She also handles matters venued in arbitration and ADR forums.
Given the complexity of matters Alexis handles, she helps clients successfully navigate through every stage of the litigation process, including depositions, court appearances, settlement negotiations and trial/arbitration. She also conducts internal investigations and analyzes existing company policies and procedures. Alexis works directly with in-house counsel and risk managers to assess potential litigation exposure as well as to provide related education and training to employees.
Alexis serves as Co-Chair of the Buchanan N.O.W. (Network of Women) Community and Professional Development Committee. She is involved in a number of organizations championing diversity in the legal profession and was also selected by Buchanan to the team representing the firm at the 2021 Diversity Lab Client Forum.
What Clients Can Expect
Clients treat Alexis as a valued and trusted partner, not only because of the successes she has accomplished on their behalf, but because of her ability to connect with them on a professional and personal level. She immerses herself in her clients’ industry and is often found on their physical premises, meeting with employees of all levels. She is able to skillfully guide and advise clients on litigation avoidance as well as the challenges of litigation and risk management, while ensuring that clients understand the strengths and weaknesses of each case.
Developing a meaningful connection with another human being is rooted in meeting that person where they are - both professionally and personally.
Outside the Office
Alexis lives in Haddon Township, NJ with her husband, Charlie, and their two daughters, Anna and Grace. While Alexis grew up in Philadelphia and South Jersey, she has lived abroad twice and loves to explore other parts of the world whenever possible. Aside from her family, friends and travel, Alexis’ greatest loves are Philadelphia sports, Bruce Springsteen and OrangeTheory.
- Professional Liability Defense
- Healthcare Counseling and Education
- Internal Corporate Investigations
- Corporate Negligence Defense of Parent Organizations and Health Systems
- Commercial Litigation (including Catastrophic Loss)
- Disciplinary and Board Actions
- Medical Malpractice Defense
- Premises Liability Defense
- New Jersey Super Lawyers "Rising Star" 2016-2022
- New Jersey Law Journal "Mentors" 2022
- New Jersey Law Journal "New Leader of the Bar" (formerly "40 Under 40") 2014
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Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2010
Loyola University Maryland, B.A., 2007, Psychology
- New Jersey
- U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
American Health Lawyers Association
Villanova Law Women's Network, Board of Advisers
Villanova Law Alumni Association, Board of Advisors
11th Hour Musical Theatre Company, Board of Directors
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Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, volunteer attorney