After graduating from one of the top 20 law schools in the nation, the University of Iowa College of Law, Alex started his legal career in the Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office under Jerry Brady. There he worked in the office’s civil division, defending the County from lawsuits and advising the various county offices. Alex joined Hanauer Law in 2019 to pursue his passion for family law.  Alex practices primarily on simplified and contested divorces, child custody, child support, modifications of orders, and adoptions.


Alex has a family of his own. When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, his three boys, and his one little princess.



  • Juris Doctor, University of Iowa College of Law

  • B.A. in Philosophy, University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts


Court Admissions:

  • Illinois State Courts

  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Alex Kurth

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