Douglas Alexander ("Doug") is an attorney with the firm and has been practicing law for almost 40 years. Doug received his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics at the University of Michigan in 1975 and went on to graduate from Wayne State University Law School in 1978. Doug worked as an associate attorney in a small firm before going into practice for himself in 1980. Doug immediately focused his practice on community association and general real estate law, eventually growing his practice to ten attorneys representing over 700 condominiums, cooperatives, homeowner, lake, and property owner associations throughout Michigan. Doug has successfully litigated cases involving complex construction defects, collection matters and restriction enforcement. Doug focuses his practice on governing document interpretation, amendment and restatement, having written or amended more than 200 sets of community association documents. Doug is a member of the Real Property Law and Master Lawyers Sections of the State Bar of Michigan, and has lectured before the University of Michigan’s Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Lorman Seminars, the National Business Institute and the Michigan Chapter of the Community Associations Institute. He has also drafted portions of the Michigan Condominium Act and has authored numerous articles on condominium and community association law. Doug enjoys spending his free time with his family, including his wife, two sons and his young grandchildren, always sharing his love for the outdoors.