Trial attorney, D. Alexander Latanision (Alex), enjoys a reputation as a highly skilled and energetic personal injury lawyer. He believes in fighting for victims of others’ wrongdoing and in using his knowledge and abilities to help people. Mr. Latanision has a wealth of trial experience and has obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements in serious cases. He is also a certified civil arbitrator and is regularly called to adjudicate cases for other lawyers and their clients where the parties have been unable to reach a settlement.
Alexander Latanision grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He is one of three sons of a father in sales and a schoolteacher mother. Mr. Latanision attended public schools in the Lancaster area and then college at the Pennsylvania State University. At Penn State, he was named a Schreyer Scholar and earned bachelor degrees in both economics and philosophy. Following his undergraduate studies, Mr. Latanision attended law school at Temple University in Philadelphia, which is ranked second in the nation for trial advocacy by U.S. News. At Temple, he was selected for the Law Review, excelled in the acclaimed Integrated Trial Advocacy Program, and received the Barrister’s Award for outstanding trial technique.
While in law school, Mr. Latanision worked with the Federal Defender for the Eastern District of PA, as well as the Defender Association of Philadelphia, where he represented accused citizens in Philadelphia’s criminal courts. Mr. Latanision also worked for and was mentored by newly elected District Attorney of Philadelphia, Larry Krasner, while Mr. Krasner was still in private practice, building a reputation as the preeminent civil rights lawyer in Philadelphia.
Mr. Latanision lives in Philadelphia. In his free time, he plays lead guitar in the band, Delmonico, and is an avid cyclist.
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- Temple University School of Law (J.D.)
- Pennsylvania State University (B.A. degrees in Economics and Philosophy)
- New Jersey
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of PA
- U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
- Certified Civil Arbitrator for Philadelphia County