Alexander T. McLavish

Alexander T. McLavish

Phone: 856.234.4114
Direct: 856.505.6632
Fax: 856.234.4262

Areas of Practice



Real Estate

Alex focuses his practice on Education Law and represents numerous Boards of Education throughout the State of New Jersey. Specifically, he has experience with Special Education Due Process Petitions regarding issues of free appropriate public education, individualized education programs, and compensatory education. Moreover, Alex provides legal counsel to several institutions regarding issues of employment and compliance to mitigate any potential legal liability.

Alex also handles a variety of construction matters, including renewable energy projects, public contracts, bidding, contract review and preparation, as well as design professional and product defect related matters. Alex has experience in many facets of construction litigation, including matters on behalf of and adverse to owners, builders, contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers and other associated professionals in connection with construction defect claims, property damage and delay claims.

Before joining the Comegno Law Group, P.C., Alex was an Associate Attorney at a prominent South Jersey Law Firm where he concentrated his practice on construction litigation and procurement for municipalities and school districts in New Jersey. Prior to his experience as a Construction Litigation Attorney, Alex was a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Joseph L. Marczyk, P.J. Cv. in Atlantic County, NJ. He received his law degree from Rutgers Law School - Camden where he was a member of the Mock Trial Team and president of the Estates & Trusts Society. In his capacity as president of the Estates & Trusts Society, Alex organized an annual program where police officers, firefighters and other first responders receive free will and estate planning services. He has held legal internships at the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, South Jersey Industries, and a local criminal defense firm.

Alex received his Bachelor’s Degree from The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) where he taught G.E.D. classes to inmates at Albert C. Wagner Correctional Facility through TCNJ’s Center for Prison Outreach & Education. Additionally, he held a number of internships throughout his college career including: The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office, Princeton and Lawrence Township Municipal Courts, as well as several positions in the New Jersey Statehouse. Alex is certified by the State of New Jersey as a mediator for small claims and landlord tenant matters.

Alex is a member of the Burlington County Bar Association, the Atlantic County Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, and the Vincent S. Haneman American Inn of Court. Alex is licensed to practice in the State of New Jersey. While not practicing law, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching sports and visiting the Jersey shore.  Alex also frequently returns to his alma mater, TCNJ, to guest lecture for Political Science and NJ State Government courses and to speak to students about opportunities beyond undergraduate education.

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