Bilingual in Spanish
Alexandra Wilson graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She is a member of the California State Bar and the Contra Costa County Bar Association. She is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) and has been an active volunteer at various bay area non-profit organizations for four years.
Before college, Alexandra lived in Vigo, Spain for one year as a Rotary International Youth Exchange Student, and she remains fluent in Spanish. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish and Political Science from DePaul University, where she graduated with honors.
While in law school, Alexandra focused almost exclusively in the area of immigration. She participated in the Refugee and Human Rights Clinic during which she travelled to Guatemala on a fact-finding trip to gather information to support asylum applicants in the United States.
Alexandra also held positions at several immigration organizations including the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) and a full-time semester-long internship as a policy intern in Washington, D.C. at the National Immigration Law Center (NILC). Alexandra completed a fellowship with the Immigration Center for Women and Children, and has worked with the Office of Staff Attorneys at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and with the Contra Costa County Public Defender’s Office. Alexandra also served as President of the Hastings’ Students for Immigrants’ Rights and as Co-Vice President of Hastings Public Interest Law Foundation from 2014-2015.
Alexandra is passionate about advocating for immigrants’ rights and will work tirelessly to find the best option for each client.