D. Douglas Alexander



Doug received his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics at the University of Michigan in 1975 and went on to graduate from Wayne State University Law School in 1978.


Doug worked as an associate attorney in a small firm before going into practice for himself in 1980. Doug immediately focused his practice on community association and general real estate law, eventually growing his practice to ten attorneys representing over 700 community associations throughout Michigan. Doug has successfully litigated cases involving complex construction defects, collection matters and restriction enforcement. 


  • Drafting and interpreting community association governing documents
  • Community association governance and operations
  • Community association restriction enforcement and assessment collections
  • Review, negotiation and drafting of residential and commercial contracts

Achievements and Memberships

  • Member, Real Property Law and Master Lawyers Sections of the State Bar of Michigan
  • Member, Community Associations Institute
  • Lectured for the University of Michigan’s Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Lorman Seminars, the National Business Institute and the Michigan Chapter of the Community Associations Institute
  • Drafted portions of the Michigan Condominium Act 
  • Authored numerous articles on community association law
  • Admitted to the State Bar of Michigan
  • Admitted to the Eastern District of Michigan, Federal Courts


Spending time with his family

The great outdoors