Alex Spector focuses her practice on complex securities litigation and enforcement matters, as well as government and internal investigations. She regularly represents global corporations, financial institutions and individuals in investigations and enforcement proceedings before the Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and other regulatory organizations. She also has extensive experience representing individuals and companies in civil litigation matters in both federal and state court.

Previously, Ms. Spector was an associate in the litigation and enforcement group of a global law firm. At her prior firm, Ms. Spector was an active member of the Government Enforcement Associate Committee and Women’s Forum. While pursuing her law degree, she served as an intern for Judge Melvin Schweitzer of the New York State Supreme Court Commercial Division. 

Ms. Spector maintains an active pro bono practice, which has included assisting Criminal Justice Act appointed counsel in the representation of criminal defendants in federal court and working in conjunction with the Innocence Project to address issues related to wrongful convictions. 


  • Education

    • JD, Fordham University School of Law, 2016

      cum laude  Paul Fuller Scholar, Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award, Urban Law Journal, Board of Student Advisors, Federal Litigation Clinic
    • BA, University of Michigan, 2013

      with distinction University Honors, James B. Angell Scholar 
  • Admissions

    • New York