Alexander C. Alton
PRACTICE AREAS:COMMERICIAL LITIGATION
Alexander C. Alton is an associate of Beus Gilbert McGroder PLLC, a premier boutique law firm concentrating on High Stakes Litigation, Real Estate and Zoning Law, and Plaintiffs Catastrophic Injury & Wrongful Death. Mr. Alton is a member of the firm’s Plaintiffs Commercial Litigation Practice. He represents clients in complex litigation involving intellectual property, securities fraud, professional malpractice, and business and contract disputes.
Prior to joining Beus Gilbert McGroder, Mr. Alton was an associate at a preeminent international law firm. Mr. Alton worked as a capital markets attorney in Frankfurt, Germany, where he represented both issuers and underwriters in international capital markets transactions. Mr. Alton also worked in New York, New York, where he represented global financial institutions, investment banks, and multinational corporations in connection with investigations by the United States Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, and Commodity Futures Trading Commission. While in law school, Mr. Alton interned with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah, the Utah Supreme Court, and the Office of General Counsel for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was the Maud Birkin Peterson Research Fellow for the International Center for Law and Religion Studies and a recipient of a Foreign Language and Area Studies scholarship. Mr. Alton also toured Southeast Asia as a member of the Brigham Young University Singers.
Mr. Alton is an Eagle Scout and an active member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society. He is fluent in Portuguese and has limited proficiency in Spanish and German.
- “Personality Traits and Competitiveness Among Entrepreneurship Students,” Indian Journal of Economics and Business (2009)
- “Brazil’s Distinct Brand of Religious Liberty: An Example to the World, Not Without Its Challenges,” Brazil’s Administrative and Constitutional Law Review (2018)