Founder and Partner
Attorney Alex Berger is an experienced and dedicated family lawyer in Gillette. A founding partner of Berger & Brown, Alex Berger has helped numerous clients through difficult moments in their lives. From divorce to child custody, to protecting assets, Alex is prepared to offer you the sound legal counsel and exceptional representation you need.
Alex spent his childhood and educational career working for his father in title insurance in eastern Iowa. He obtained his J.D. from Indiana University School of Law, graduating magna cum laude and ranking in the top 20 of his class. While in law school, he coached the college policy debate team, was President of the Moot Court Society, and was Executive Production Editor of the Indiana Health Law Review.
After graduating law school, Alex worked as an assistant public defender with the Iowa State Public Defender’s Office in Mason City, Iowa. In 2014, Alex joined RT Cox Law Firm in Gillette, Wyoming as an associate attorney. There, he gained experience representing both individuals and businesses in trial litigation with a focus on oil and gas issues.
In 2016, Alex founded his own law firm. At the firm, he focuses on domestic relations under the mentorship of Dwight Hurich, of counsel to Berger & Brown. He also serves as a part-time deputy county and prosecuting attorney for Weston County, Wyoming, prosecuting crimes, petitioning for juvenile intervention, and counseling the county on civil matters. Alex Berger also performs investigative services for the Wyoming Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors regarding complaints against licensed professional engineers.
Alex lives in downtown Gillette, Wyoming with his wife and daughter. When the weather permits, he enjoys vegetable gardening and hiking with his family. When forced indoors, Alex likes to read history and do home improvement projects. He also serves the Gillette community as the vice-chair of the Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County Board of Directions, vice-president of the Second Chance Ministries Board of Directors, and is a Gillette Area Leadership Institute Graduate.
Alex is admitted to practice law in Iowa, state and federal courts in Wyoming, and federal court in North Dakota.
- J.D.; Indiana University School of Law, magna cum laude
- B.S. History; Illinois State University, with honors
- B.S. Philosophy; Illinois State University, with honors
- Wyoming State Courts
- Wyoming United States District Court
- North Dakota United States District Court
- Iowa State Courts
- Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County Board; Vice-Chair and City Appointee
- Second Chance Ministries Board; Vice-Chair
- City of Gillette Board of Adjustment; Chairman, 2015 – 2017
- Gillette Area Leadership Institute; Graduate, 2016 – 2015