AUSTIN ANDERSON

Partner

Mr. Anderson is a managing partner of Anderson Alexander. Mr. Anderson focuses the majority of his time on large scale wage and hour litigation under the Fair Labor Standards Act where he represents thousands of plaintiffs nationwide. When not working, Austin spends the rest of his time with his wife, Jordan, and his two children, Harlan and Finley.

CLIF ALEXANDER

Partner

In January 2017, Mr. Alexander joined with friend and fellow attorney, Austin Anderson, to form Anderson Alexander. With their combined experience, Anderson Alexander is able to provide aggressive and “hands-on” representation to their clients from start to finish.

A South Texas native, Mr. Alexander’s practice focuses on pursuing wage and hour violations on behalf of employees across the United States in individual and large scale collective/class actions under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Mr. Alexander received his undergraduate degree from Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth, Texas before attending South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas. While at TCU, Mr. Alexander was a 3-year letterman for the Horned Frog football team and a member of the Leadership Council.

In addition to his substantial wage and hour experience, Mr. Alexander also represents victims harmed by the negligence of others. These cases include commercial vehicle and 18-wheeler wrecks, refinery and other oilfield and offshore-related injuries and wrongful death claims.

CLIFF GORDON

Attorney

Cliff Gordon grew up in Corpus Christi. After he received his undergraduate degree from Yale, Mr. Gordon returned to Texas and obtained his law degree at the University of Houston. He then returned to Corpus Christi, where he has practiced law ever since.

Mr. Gordon has enjoyed practicing in a variety of areas, including civil law, both plaintiff and defense–and criminal law–both as a prosecutor and defense attorney. He has argued appeals before the two highest courts in Texas–the Texas Supreme Court and Court of Criminal Appeals–as well as the Fifth Circuit and the Texas courts of appeals. Mr. Gordon also successfully defended a law firm’s Internet domain name before the World Intellectual Property Organization.

LAUREN BRADDY

Attorney

With her past defense and appellate experience, Ms. Braddy focuses her practice on assisting her clients navigate an ever-changing legal environment on a nationwide scale. Every case, both big and small, deserves thoughtful and intelligent analysis in conjunction with diligent preparation. And these are the services that Ms. Braddy provides throughout all stages of litigation.

Ms. Braddy received her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas before attending Baylor Law School in Waco, Texas. While at Baylor, Ms. Braddy worked on behalf of America’s veterans at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs at the Waco Reginal Benefit Office while maintaining her place on the Dean’s List.

Since joining the legal team of Anderson Alexander, Ms. Braddy has focused her practice on wage and hour litigation under the Fair Labor Standards Act, representing clients in collective and class actions across the United States. In addition to FLSA cases, Ms. Braddy continues to represent individuals and businesses in commercial litigation across the State of Texas.

CARTER HASTINGS

Attorney

Carter Hastings was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. He earned his undergraduate degree from Baylor University before attending SMU Dedman School of Law. Shortly after earning his law degree, Mr. Hastings joined the legal team of Anderson Alexander.

Carter enjoys spending time out on the water sailing, when not in the office. Mr. Hastings has competed in numerous yacht races such as the Harvest Moon Regatta and the Transpac.

GEORDIE SCHIMMEL

Attorney

Geordie is a lifelong Corpus Christi resident. After attending law school at the University of Texas, he returned home where, as a Criminal Prosecutor he tried over a hundred cases, and fairly resolved many more. Geordie has experience in administrative and governmental law, criminal prosecution and defense, and employment law on both the defense and plaintiff’s side.  A father of four, Geordie enjoys spending time with his wife and children.

JOHN GARCIA

Legal Assistant

John D. Garcia was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University – Kingsville in 2013 with a Bachelors degree in Political Science. He then attended and graduated from Texas Tech School of Law in May 2018. John enjoys all kinds of music and spending time with his family and friends in the Sparkling City by the Sea.

FRANCES LOPEZ

Paralegal

SAMANTHA CARREON

Receptionist