Ramai L. Alvarez

Student-At-Law

Ramai completed her law degree at the University of Arizona in 2003 and holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from Pepperdine University. She became a member of the State Bar of Arizona in 2003. Ramai served the people of Arizona as a prosecutor for nine years before entering private practice as a criminal defence lawyer. During her career, she has prosecuted and defended sexual offenses, offenses involving children, theft, violent crimes, and homicides. Ramai has extensive trial and courtroom experience. Ramai also taught trial advocacy courses for Arizona prosecutors. Ramai will be called to the bar in Alberta in 2018.

Ramai loves spending time with her family, watching her son play hockey and cheering for the New York Jets football team.

Education:

Undergraduate from Pepperdine University in California, Bachelor of Arts in International Studies

Law Degree from University of Arizona, 2003

Date Called to Bar: 

 Admitted to the State Bar of Arizona in 2003

Call to bar in Alberta 2018

Professional Associations: 

Blackstone Fellow with Alliance Defending Freedom

Association of Women Lawyers

Community Involvement: 

Member of the McKnight Hockey Board

Recognitions/Accomplishments/Significant Past-Projects: 

Taught basic trial advocacy to new prosecutors in Arizona.

Descriptions of Expertise

  • 9 years as a prosecutor in Arizona

  • Almost 5 years of experience in Criminal defense in Arizona

  • 30 jury trials

  • Handled everything from DUI to homicides, with a speciality in crimes against children and sex offenses

Areas of Practice: 

Criminal Defense

 

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Riverfront Pointe

342 4 Ave S.E.

Calgary, AB T2G 1C9