Alexander Landback

Assistant General Counsel

Office Location

Lakeland Technology Building (at Polk State College), 3433 Winter Lake Road, Room 2127, Lakeland, FL 33803

 

Education

B.S. in Political Science in International Relations, University of Florida (minor in Arabic Language and Literature)

J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law

 

About

As an assistant general counsel at Florida Poly, Alex Landback is responsible for providing legal advice and guidance to the areas of Human Resources, Information Services, University Relations, and the University Police Department. He provides support to the University as it relates to employment/labor, intellectual property, real estate, contracts, and litigation matters.

Prior to Florida Poly, Landback was an associate attorney at one of Polk County’s oldest and most respected law firms, where he primarily practiced commercial and civil litigation. In that role, he represented corporate clients, small businesses, non-profits, government agencies, and private individuals for a variety of legal matters.

Prior to entering private practice, Landback worked as an assistant state attorney for the 10th Judicial Circuit in Bartow, Florida. In that role, he prosecuted misdemeanor and felony offenses on behalf of the State of Florida and the citizens of Polk, Highlands, and Hardee Counties.

Prior to earning his juris doctor he spent spent several months teaching English and practicing his Arabic in Alexandria, Egypt. While in law school, he was an active competitor for UF’s Moot Court team and was awarded Best Oral Advocate at the Florida Bar’s 2011 Robert Orseck Memorial Moot Court Competition and at the 2012 Andrews Kurth Moot Court National Championship. Landback was born and raised in Tampa, Florida.

Professional Activities

  • Member, 10th Circuit Young Lawyers Division
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Tampa Jesuit Bar Haven Class 37 Association
  • Member, Leadership Winter