Donnelly Nelson Depolo
Murray & Efremsky
Attorneys and Counselors at Law

Alexander I. MacDougall


Walnut Creek, California
Mr. MacDougall was born in Berkeley, California and grew up in the East Bay town of Danville. He graduated from U.C. Berkeley in 2006 with a B.A. in Political Science. Mr. MacDougall earned his Juris Doctor from the University of San Francisco, School of Law in 2012 and was admitted to the California bar that year. While in law school, he won the CALI awards for excellence in Commercial Law and Forensic Evidence and competed in the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association and the Texas Young Lawyers Association trial skills completions. During law school, Mr. MacDougall interned for a local legislator at the capitol helping to draft legislation and advocate on its behalf. Prior to joining the firm, he worked as an associate at a boutique law firm representing disabled physicians struggling to receive disability insurance benefits where he would represent the physicians in all phases of litigation. Mr. MacDougall recently joined Donnelly Nelson Depolo Murray & Efremsky and primarily practices in the defense of physicians, nurses and other medical providers in medical malpractice cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice Defense

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2012


  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • Juris Doctor, 2012
  • U.C. Berkeley
    • B.A., 2006
    • Major: Political Science

Our Office

Donnelly Nelson Depolo
Murray & Efresmky
Attorneys and Counselors at Law

201 North Civic Drive
Suite 239
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-287-8181
Fax: 925-287-8188
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