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    Alexander Stubbs loves solving puzzles and enjoys the challenge of putting the pieces together to solve clients’ employee benefit challenges. He works with clients to clarify their needs and find business-friendly approaches to comply with the complex, everchanging statutory and regulatory landscape impacting executive compensation and employee benefits. Clients appreciate his ability to provide unique resolutions to their workforce questions, as well as his ability to distill the information in a way that empowers clients to make informed decisions.

    Memberships & Awards

    Pennsylvania Bar Association
    Allegheny County Bar Association
    CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Bankruptcy, Federal Tax Practice & Procedure
    Gibson Award for Outstanding Performance in Bankruptcy Law

    Key Experience

    Advised clients regarding statutory and regulatory compliance with the Internal Revenue Code, ERISA, Affordable Care Act, and COBRA
    Provided clients with advice and solutions throughout the entire lifecycle of their 401(k) plans, pension plans, health and welfare plans, ESOPs, wellness programs, executive compensation arrangements, and cafeteria plans
    Assisted clients with annual nondiscrimination testing for qualified retirement plans and other employee benefits

    Work Experience

    2020 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
    2017-2019 Wodaraczyk & Associates
    2018-2019 Tucker Arensberg
    2016 Summer Associate, Bowles Rice
    2016 Law Clerk, Blumling & Gusky
    2015 Judicial Intern, The Superior Court of Pennsylvania, Hon. John L. Musmanno