Alex Bukac is an associate with the Law Offices of John Cox. His practice includes a broad range of litigation matters for clients in a wide variety of industries. Alex has litigated wage and hour class actions, employment cases involving claims for discrimination, harassment, and retaliation, advised major securities firms with respect to customer complaints against financial advisors, personal injury claims and contract disputes, and participated in government investigations of vessels relating to both property damage and regulatory compliance.
Alex participated substantially in a number of significant matters. He was integrally involved in defending against alleged violations of the False Claims Act, Civil RICO, and the Insurance Frauds Prevention Act in what was one of the largest healthcare fraud cases in California history. Alex is currently representing a fortune 20 company in an action alleging negligence and breach of contract against the largest public utility in California for damages arising from an unexpected power outage.
Alex has deposition and arbitration experience, and has argued substantive and procedural motions in both state and federal court.
A western Pennsylvania native, Alex received a B.A. in Politics from Occidental College, where he was a member of the baseball team. He received his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law, graduating magna cum laude and earning the Academic Excellence Award, presented to the graduating student who made an extraordinary contribution to the intellectual life of the school. During law school, Alex was a member of the McAuliffe Honor Society, served as an Editor of the Law Review, and clerked for the Honorable Oliver J. Lobaugh in the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas. He was awarded the best oral advocate in his first-year writing class, awarded best brief in the 2013 Advocate of the Year Competition, and earned CALI awards in Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, International Development Seminar, Criminal Procedure, Wills & Trusts, and Legal Writing.
Alex was admitted to the California bar in December 2015.