Alexander, Jennifer C.
Jennifer C. Alexander
  • Partner

Biography

Ms. Alexander has been associated with Birch Horton Bittner & Cherot since 2000. Her practice emphasizes representation of union and non-union employers in all areas of labor and employment law. She has experience representing employers in proceedings before the Alaska Superior Court, U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska, National Labor Relations Board, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Alaska State Commission for Human Rights, Equal Rights Commission, Department of Labor, and in labor and employment arbitrations. Ms. Alexander counsels employers in matters of union organizing, contract negotiations, unfair labor practices, grievance arbitration, settlement agreements, disciplinary matters, confidentiality agreements, wage and hour compliance, race and age discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful discharge, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, substance abuse and drug testing, employment policies and handbooks, employment contracts, covenants not to compete, collective bargaining, and contract interpretation.

Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1995
  • University of Colorado
    • B.A. - 1992

Admitted to Practice

  • Alaska, 1995
  • U.S. District Court District of Alaska, 1995

Practice Areas

Professional Associations

  • Alaska Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Board of Directors

Past Positions

  • Tindall Bennett and Shoup, Attorney, 1995 to 2000

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Alpha Chi Omega

Honors

  • Selected for inclusion in Chambers USA, America’s Leading Business Lawyers in 2009 in the area of employment and labor law

Representative Clients

  • Alaska Aerospace Corporation
  • Alaska Interstate Construction
  • Cordova Community Medical Center
  • Costco Wholesale
  • Shoreside Petroleum
  • Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation