Alexa Bontkowski is an Attorney in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office, focusing her practice on Third Party Insurance Defense, General Liability & Coverage, Products Liability, Premises Liability, Construction Disputes, Employer Liability, Negligent Security, and Automobile and Trucking accidents.
Prior to joining Kelley Kronenberg as an Attorney, Alexa worked as a Law Clerk for the firm. Throughout law school, she worked closely with several firm Attorneys gaining experience and insight into Foreclosure, Debt Collection matters, Construction Defect defense issues, Commercial Litigation, and Property Damage claims.
Alexa earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science, with a minor in English Literature, from Florida Atlantic University. She then 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. During law school, she 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. She was honored by the Pro Bono Honor Program for her volunteer work, and earned CALI “Best Student” awards in Appellate Advocacy, Race and the Law and Administrative law.
While attending law school, Alexa served as a Guardian ad Litem for the 17th Judicial Circuit. Alexa also served as a legal intern for the Law office of the Public Defender for Broward County.
Alexa has a working of knowledge of Italian and is conversational in Spanish.