Alejandra Aguilera, Esq. is the Founder and President of the Aguilera Law Center, P.A., a law firm dedicated to helping clients through advocacy, hard work and passion. Alejandra became a lawyer so that she could spend her life doing what she loves to do, helping others. She was born and raised in Miami by a single mother who worked hard as a paralegal. Alejandra grew up learning the value of hard work by watching her mom raise two young children on her own and still have time to volunteer as an immigrant advocate.
Alejandra left Miami and moved to New York City to obtain her Bachelor degrees from a top tier school, New York University. She double majored in Politics and Journalism. Right after graduating college, Alejandra moved back to Miami and attended St. Thomas University Law School. She quickly discovered her love for litigation and advocacy as she participated in several internships with Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. and at the Miami Dade State Attorney’s Office. Alejandra was able to gain legal experience prior to graduating law school. She became a Certified Legal Intern and represent the State of Florida in court and in trial.
Upon graduating law school and obtaining her Florida law license, Alejandra started working at the Miami Dade State Attorney’s office as a prosecutor where she was quickly promoted. She was able to participate in numerous bench and jury trials for felony and misdemeanor cases. After leaving the State Attorney’s office, Alejandra worked at Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides free civil legal services (LSGMI). Alejandra was able to help clients in the areas of landlord-tenant, foreclosure, homeownership, consumer, and family. Although she does not work at LSGMI anymore, she continues to provide pro-bono assistance to LSGMI clients when possible.
Since opening up her firm, Alejandra has found great joy and satisfaction in helping clients with legal issues in the following areas of law: family, criminal, civil, family/divorce, estate planning (wills, Advanced planning documents), foreclosure/homeownership issues, landlord-tenant. Her clients appreciate her honesty, approachability, communication and strong advocacy.