Alexander Ayar

Member;
Detroit
E: aayar@mcdonaldhopkins.com
P: 248.220.1353

Alexander Ayar is an award winning member of the firm’s Litigation Department. He has nearly 15 years of legal experience with a practice focused on complex litigation matters. His clients appropriately seek his legal counsel in matters of the highest importance, including when the company is on the line and a comprehensive legal strategy from an experienced attorney is required.

Alex is a multi-year recipient of many prestigious awards for Business Litigation, including Super Lawyers, Rising Stars and the dBusiness Top Lawyers Award. A Special Tribute from the Michigan Legislature was also presented to Alex for his demonstration of “advanced legal acumen, devotion to clients, and an exemplary reputation in the legal field”. He was named Attorney on the Rise by the Chaldean-American Bar Association and was also honored with the Michigan Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Lawyers Award.

He is also a member of various legal and community organizations such as the Chaldean American Bar Association, the State Bar of Michigan Client Protection Fund Committee, the Federal Bar Association, the Chaldean Federation of America and the Chaldean American Chamber of Commerce. Alex was also honored to serve as a multi-term member of the Judicial Advisory Committee for the United States District Court for The Eastern District of Michigan. As a member of the Judicial Advisory Committee, he participates in a process of vetting and recommending individuals to fill federal district court vacancies - recommendations that ultimately reached the White House for use in making judicial appointments.

Alex earned his J.D., cum laude, from Wayne State University Law School in 2006 and received a B.S. in economics with Honors from Oakland University in 2003.

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