ALEX J. PERAGINE
Phone (985) 292-3500
Fax (985) 292-3501
Alex is the Firm’s founding member, and his practice areas include commercial litigation, business and corporate law, contracts, labor and employment, insurance coverage for policy holders, trade practices and antitrust, constitutional law, and appellate practice. He has served as Interim City Attorney for the City of Covington and currently is the President of the Covington Bar Association for 2015.
Alex graduated from Lafayette College with a Bachelor of Arts in History in 1984. He then attended Louisiana State University and received his Juris Doctorate in 1988. While at LSU, he was Editor in Chief of the Louisiana Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif. After graduating, Alex was admitted to the Louisiana Bar Association, Covington Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. He is also a member of the bar of the United States Supreme Court and the American Inns of Court for the 22nd Judicial District Court.
Alex is a New Orleans native, but after many years on the Northshore, he calls Covington home. In his free time, he enjoys playing chess and spending time with his son, Max.
Lafayette College (B.A. 1984); Louisiana State University (J.D. 1988).
Member, Order of the Coif. Editor in Chief, Louisiana Law Review, 1987 – 1988
Louisiana Consumer Protection Law, Advertising and Consumer Protection Law – ABA Treatise (with Paul Masinter), Recent Developments: Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law, Louisiana Bar Journal, vol. 41, no. 6, April 1994 (with Paul Masinter). Recent Developments: Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law, Louisiana Bar Journal, vol. 41, no. 5, April 1994 (with Paul Masinter). Recent Developments: Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law, Louisiana Bar Journal, vol.41, no. 3, October 1993, Note, Broussard v. Northcott Exploration Co.: Recovery by Farm Lessee from Mineral Lessee, 47 La. L. Rev. 651 (1987).
Bar of the United States Supreme Court; American, Louisiana, and Covington Bar Associations, and American Inns of Court (22nd Judicial District Court).
Commercial Litigation, Business and Corporate Law, Contracts, Labor and Employment, Insurance Coverage for Policy Holders, Trade Practices and Antitrust, Appellate Practice, and Constitutional Law.