Alexandra K. Hughes
Attorney Alexandra K. Hughes is a skilled personal injury attorney at Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C. Following her graduation from North Oconee High School, Alex attended Vassar College and earned her B.A. in political science in 2013. While in college, she was a member of the Women’s Swim Team, studied abroad in Denmark, and interned with the Corporation Counsel of the City of Poughkeepsie.
Alex went on to earn her J.D. at Georgia State University College of Law. During law school, she served as an Associate Articles Editor of Law Review and published an article related to insurance coverage for children. Alex also served as the Vice President of Appellate Advocacy of Moot Court and competed in the New York Bar Association and Prince Evidence competitions. In her final year, Alex was a clinic intern and graduate research assistant for the Investor Advocacy Clinic. She graduated summa cum laude in 2016 and was inducted into the Order of the Coif.
Following summer internships in Athens and Atlanta, Alex began her career as an insurance and general liability associate at a large civil defense firm in Atlanta. In her practice, Alex represented individuals and companies in motor vehicle accident, subrogation, insurance coverage, premises liability, and veterinary malpractice lawsuits.
Alex returned to Athens to join Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C. in April of 2018. Her work at BBGA encompasses complex multidistrict litigation, including the National Prescription Opiate Litigation. Alex also handles medical and dental malpractice, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, product liability, nursing home abuse, and other personal injury cases.