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Alexandra E. Cabonor graduated maga cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Washington & Jefferson College in 2011 with degrees in English, Political Science and Theater. Alexandra received her J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law from which she graduated cum laude in May 2015 and was admitted to The Order of the Coif by grading into the top ten percent of the graduating class. Attorney Cabonor was admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in October 2015.
Alexandra interned with the University of Pittsburgh, School of Law Family Law Clinic where she assisted pro se clients with family law issues including drafting motions, petitions, and complaints and presenting them to the Judges in Allegheny County Family Division. Alexandra also interned with the Pittsburgh City Council, Pennsylvania State Senate and the civil litigation firm of Beier, Beier & Beier in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania during her first year of law school. During her second and third years of law school, Alexandra worked as a law clerk at Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz, LLC where she gained extensive experience working at all levels of family law litigation.
Alexandra served as a board member of Pitt Legal Income Sharing Foundation and Pitt Law Women's Association and served as Senior Topics Editor for the Pitt Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law. During law school, Alexandra received three prestigious Cali awards recognizing her outstanding performance in the classroom and was recognized by Pitt Law faculty as a nominee for University of Pittsburgh School of Law Public Interest Scholar of the Year for 2015.
Areas of Practice
- Family Law
- University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- J.D. - 2015
- Honors: Cum Laude
- Honors: Order of the Coif
- Honors: Senior Topics Editor, Pitt Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law
- Honors: Practiced in the Law School's Family Law Clinic
- Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA
- B.A. - 2011
- Honors: Magna Cum Laude
- Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
- Major: Political Science
- Major: English
- Major: Theater
When the Body is A Temple?: Religious Exemptions to Compulsory Vaccinations in the Wake of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, Pitt Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law, Winter 2016.
Support: The "Secret Law": Non-Precedential Opinions Case Summaries by Alexandra E. Cabonor, Law Clerk, 18th Annual Family Law Update, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, October 2014