Alexis Werth

legal & business affairs

Alexis Werth: director, legal & business affairsAs Director, Legal & Business Affairs, Alexis brings her depth of experience in commercial contracts, compliance, and labor and employment to help manage Kasirer’s contracts and compliance administration operations, including the analysis and interpretation of business trends and commitments.

Prior to joining Kasirer, Alexis provided consulting services to a variety of clients upon departing her role as Counsel for United Federation of Teachers (UFT), where she reported to both the General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer. In this bi-lateral role at the UFT, Alexis performed a broad range of duties including negotiating and drafting labor, employment and technology agreements, executing various litigation projects, and managing intellectual property maintenance and compliance.

The highlight of her tenure at UFT was negotiating, drafting and managing several public grant proposals with NYC Council, City of NY, NYCDOE, and NYSED.

Alexis has volunteered for the Peggy Browning Fund, NYC Chapter as Co-Chairwoman, as well as mentoring high school students interested in careers in social justice for SEO Scholars in NYC.

Alexis earned her J.D. from CUNY School of Law where she was honored as a Peggy Browning Fellow. She graduated Cornell University with a B.S. from the School of Industrial and Labor Relations.