Alexis Hames first joined Makarem & Associates as a law clerk in 2017. Ms. Hames' work as an employment attorney includes all aspects of case management including new client intake, taking and defending depositions, discovery, pre-trial motions, and client relations. Ms. Hames graduated from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2018. During law school, Ms. Hames earned a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine's Straus Institute. She also received a CALI Excellence for the Future Award in her Negotiation Theory & Practice course, along with her J.D. During law school, Ms. Hames clerked for a United States Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of Oklahoma and interned for Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County before joining Makarem & Associates.
Prior to law school, Ms. Hames graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2015, magna cum laude, with a B.A. in Journalism.
- Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
- J.D. - 2018
- University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma
- B.A. - 2015
- Honors: magna cum laude
- Major: Journalism
- Employment Law
- CALI Excellence for the Future Award - Negotiation Theory & Practice Course