Alex is a Partner with Van Dermyden Maddux Law Corporation. Having spent his entire career as an employment lawyer, Alex has developed a keen understanding of workplace dynamics and issues affecting employer-employee relationships.
Alex’s practice focuses on conducting impartial workplace investigations. He investigates a variety of allegations, ranging from harassment, discrimination and retaliation, to bullying, workplace violence, failure to accommodate, fraud, misuse of funds, breach of confidentiality and employee discipline. Alex has conducted investigations for both public and private employers.
Alex is also recognized for his robust training practice. He has developed and delivered trainings to thousands of managers and non-supervisory employees throughout the state on a wide array of topics, including conducting workplace investigations, sexual harassment prevention (AB 1825), diversity, equal employment opportunity, ethics, disability management and managing employee leaves of absence.
Alex is an active member of the Association of Workplace Investigators (AWI). He frequently presents to AWI’s membership on investigation-related topics, including as a full-time faculty member at AWI’s week-long National Training Institutes.