Alexa C. Bontkowski is an Attorney at Kelley Kronenberg where she assists in handling matters related to all aspects of liability and casualty defense with a focus on Third-Party Insurance Defense.
Alexa has experience handling personal injury, premises liability, and products liability cases, within which she has represented cities, development districts, construction companies, product manufacturers, major hotels, various Fortune 500 companies, insurers, and cruise lines in both state and federal courts throughout Florida.
Alexa received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in English Literature form Florida Atlantic University. She went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from St. Thomas University School of Law, where she ranked in the top 15% of her class. While in law school, Alexa served as the Executive Editor of the St. Thomas Journal of Complex Litigation and earned a spot on the Dean’s List for four consecutive semesters. She was a member of the Moot Court Board, in which she was awarded the Best Brief Award for the Fall 2015 Intramural Competition and was a competitor in the annual Prince Competition. Alexa also served as the Guardian ad Litem for the 17th Judicial Circuit while attending law school.
Author, Symbolic Legislation: Why Federal Hate Crime Legislation Should Mandate the Charging of Racially Motivated Hate Crimes., Thurgood Marshall School of Law Journal on Gender, Race and Justice, Volume 6, Issue 2 (2016).