Alex Owen joined the Office of Career Strategy in 2019. He received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School and his B.A. in Political Science from the University of San Diego, summa cum laude. After law school, Alex joined the corporate group of a large law firm in Chicago where he focused on mergers and acquisitions. Alex then worked for the City of Chicago as an Assistant Corporation Counsel, advising on regulatory and transactional matters for City agencies and the Mayor's office. In his free time, Alex enjoys watching old movies and playing with his niece and nephew.