Alexandre Turner is an experienced trial attorney whose Philadelphia legal practice focuses on white- and blue-collar criminal defense, commercial litigation, and student conduct representation.
Mr. Turner is a graduate of Haverford College and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He dedicated the first seven years of his legal career to representing low-income clients accused of crimes, first at the Miami-Dade Public Defender, and subsequently at the Defender Association of Philadelphia. Mr. Turner has tried hundreds of criminal matters before judges and juries. He has obtained favorable results in numerous serious cases.
Prior to opening his own practice, Mr. Turner was associated with the law firm Ballard Spahr LLP, where he litigated complex matters on behalf of local and national businesses and participated in internal investigations for high-profile clients facing potential government prosecution.
Mr. Turner is a persuasive courtroom advocate who believes that every victory begins with a client relationship built upon trust. He is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and is admitted to the federal courts of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the the Third Circuit.
Mr. Turner is the chairperson of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and former chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Youth Sentencing and Reentry Project. He provides pro-bono support to the Federal Re-Entry Program and supervises certified legal interns in conjunction with the STAR program.