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Sara E. Alexander

Attorney
  • (601) 965-8190
Download Resume salexander@balch.com
Education
  • Mississippi College School of Law
    J.D., 2019, summa cum laude, Mississippi College Law Review: Associate Editor
  • Millsaps College
    M.B.A., 2010
  • University of Southern Mississippi
    B.S.B.A., 2007, with honors
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi, 2019
About Sara
Q&A
  • What previous experiences, prior to your work at Balch, influence your practice?

    Before joining the firm, I spent nine years working in the banking industry. My experience in both the retail and compliance sectors of the banking industry has provided me with a strong foundation to provide legal services to my clients.   

  • What do you find most exciting about your work?

    Prior to attending law school, I received my undergraduate degree in business, and later I received my MBA while working full time in the banking industry. I find it very exciting to tackle legal issues with innovative approaches I learned previously through my MBA program.

Publications

    Credentials

    Education
    • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., 2019, summa cum laude, Mississippi College Law Review: Associate Editor
    • Millsaps College, M.B.A., 2010
    • University of Southern Mississippi, B.S.B.A., 2007, with honors
    Bar Admissions
    • Mississippi, 2019
    Professional Affiliations
    • Jackson Young Lawyers Association 
    • The International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi
    Awards & Accolades
    • Best Paper Award in Legal Writing I; Legal Writing II; Legal Analysis and Communication III; Contracts II; Conflict of Laws; Employment Discrimination; Constitutional Law; Mississippi Practice; Professional Responsibility and Ethics; Commercial Paper; and First Amendment.  
    • Hearin Scholar
    • Marie Upton Scholarship Award
    • MS Defense Lawyers Association Reginald Grey Award
    • Professor Jeff Jackson Ethics Award
    • Mississippi Bar Labor & Employment Law Section Award