Ido J. Alexander

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Ido J. Alexander

Partner

Ido leverages his legal and business background to help clients navigate the complex and often unpredictable world of bankruptcy law. He represents trustees, debtors, and creditors, protecting his clients’ interests and negotiating business-focused solutions.  

Ido has held leadership positions in the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida, and served as President of the organization in 2016-2017.

He began his legal career at South Florida boutique bankruptcy firms, before co-founding the firm Alexander + Somodevilla, PLLC which then became LSAS Law. 

Ido graduated from the University of Miami’s Law and Business Schools, attaining his JD and MBA with an emphasis on Finance, Commercial and Bankruptcy law. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School with a Bachelors in Business Administrations focusing on Marketing and Economics.

Born in West Palm Beach and raised in Israel and Atlanta, Ido is fluent in Hebrew.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Bankruptcy
  • Personal Bankruptcy
  • Creditor Representation
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors
  • Receiverships
  • Out-of-Court Workouts and Liquidations
  • Real Estate Title/Closings
  • Transactional

Bar Admissions

  • Florida Bar, 2008
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida

Honors and Awards

  • Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2013-2019
  • AV® Preeminent Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell®, for having obtained the highest possible peer-review rating for his ethical standards and legal ability
  • Distinguished Service Award, Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, 2011-2013
  • Avvo 10.0 Ranking

Education

  • Juris Doctor, University of Miami School of Law, 2007
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Miami Business School, 2007
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Emory University Goizueta Business School (with Honors), 2002

Other Licenses/Certifications

  • Supreme Court of Florida Circuit Civil Mediator
  • Licensed Florida Unclaimed Funds Agent
  • Real Estate Title Agent, The Fund

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • President, Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, 2016-2017
  • Leadership Fort Lauderdale, Class XXV
  • National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, Next Generation, 2017
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Business Networking International

Community Service

  • Served on Southern District of Florida Bankruptcy Court’s Pro-Bono Task Force Website Sub-Committee, Chaired by the Honorable Laurel M. Isicoff
  • Pro bono legal services provided through the “Put Something Back” Pro Bono Project of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit
  • Served as a scoring judge for Moot Court - Cristol, Kahn, Paskay Cup (Miami, Florida)

Publications, Presentations & News

  • LSAS Attorneys Recognized Among 2019 Florida Super Lawyers | June 2019 | Info
  • Ido Alexander quoted in Daily Business Review article "Miami Apartments in Severe Disrepair Poised for New Chapter" | May 28, 2019
  • Ido Alexander Graduates from Leadership Fort Lauderdale Class XXV | May 2019 | Info
  • LawPracticeCLE, Bankruptcy Law, August 2018
  • LawPracticeCLE, Introduction to Student Loan Law, August 2018
  • Quoted in Wall Street Journal article, "Everybody Lies on Social Media—Just Ask Bankruptcy Asset Hunters," December 2016
  • “Transparency in Chapter 15 Cases”, ABI Journal, June 2014
  • “Should Judges Friend You? Judicial Ethics in the Age of Social Media”, ABI Technology and Intellectual Property Committee Newsletter, Vol 8, No. 2, May 2011 

Leiderman Shelomith Alexander + Somodevilla, PLLC

Fort Lauderdale

2699 Stirling Road, Suite C401
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

T. 954-920-5355 | F. 954-920-5371

Miami

2 South Biscayne Blvd, Suite 2300
Miami, FL 33131

T. 305-894-6163 | F. 305-503-9447

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