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Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Alex S. Rodger

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As a member of the firm’s litigation group, Alex Rodger’s diverse practice focuses on a wide range of commercial and business litigation. He has extensive trial experience, having tried jury and bench trials involving a variety of legal issues.

Alex has been recognized for his advocacy by Super Lawyers and the Ohio State Bar Association. In 2015, Alex was one of two lawyers in the state of Ohio to receive the prestigious Rising Litigator Award presented by the members of the litigation section of the Ohio State Bar Association. Alex has been recognized as a 2019 Rising Star in Business Litigation by Super Lawyers.

Prior to attending law school, Alex attended Pepperdine University and was a member of the Men’s Golf Team. He began a successful professional golf career upon graduation, playing all over the world and earning seven professional victories. Following his successful professional golf career, Alex attended the University of Cincinnati College of Law. While in law school, he was a nationally ranked mock trial competitor. He was also on the Dean’s List and the recipient of the ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award, as well as the John W. Peck Award for Trial Advocacy.

Education

  • Pepperdine University, BA Public Relations
  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, JD

Significant Representations

  • Represented national gym franchise in putative class action obtaining dismissal through motion.
  • Obtained summary judgment for large regional bank in defense of breach of consumer contract claims and Telephone Consumer Protection Act claims.
  • Represented national lift truck manufacturer in product liability defense and enforcement of non-competition covenants.
  • Represented corporation in prosecution of misappropriation of trade secrets litigation.
  • Represented manufacturing company in toxic tort litigation.
  • Successfully defended a variety of businesses in Telephone Consumer Protection Act claims.
  • Represented local financial institution in defense of claims for misappropriation of trade secrets, tortious interference, and civil conspiracy.

Industries Represented

  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act
  • Trade Secret Litigation
  • Fiduciary Litigation

Articles, Publications & Lectures

“How to Win Your Case in Opening Statement: Federal Bar Association Rising Professionals Symposium,” February 2018.

“Is Congress Inadvertently Putting Companies Out of Business? The Effect of the TCPA on Unwitting Marketing Efforts.” By Alex S. Rodger, Cincinnati Business Courier, September 30, 2016 (co-authored by Daniel J. Donnellon).

 

Community Involvement

  • Federal Bar Association, Chairman of Young Lawyers Division
  • Potter Stewart Inn of Court, Barrister’s Board
  • Federal Bar Association, Coach for Summer Mock Trial Program
  • Cincinnati Bar Association

Honors & Recognition

  • Ohio State Bar Association, Rising Litigator Award 2015
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star in Business Litigation 2019
  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Dean’s List
  • John W. Peck Award, Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • American Law Institute-American Bar Association Award, excellence in scholarship and leadership
  • 3-time USGA Championship competitor
  • Runner-Up, 107th Tony Blom Metropolitan Amateur Championship
  • Champion, 108th Tony Blom Metropolitan Amateur Championship
  • 2017 Greater Cincinnati Golf Association Player of the Year
  • 2017 Metropolitan Mid-Amateur Champion
  • 2019 Metropolitan Mid-Amateur Champion

Practice Areas

  • Business Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation