While in law school Alex Sauerwein externed for an environmental justice non-profit during the summer of his first year. In the summer of his second year, he externed as a law clerk for State Senator Tom Umberg. Alex also externed for a Superior Court Judge in Los Angeles and for another law firm for the Camp Fire cases. Additionally, Alex worked to pass legislation protecting the mental health records of bar applicants while he was externing at the California state legislature.
Alex enjoys backpacking, kayaking, cooking and painting during his free time. His interests also include following technology and space developments.