Alvin Reichel is a Partner in the law firm of Reichel and Holmsen. He is a well-known and successful criminal defense attorney specializing in metahuman cases.
Before entering private practice, Reichel served as an attorney in the Office of the Federal Public Defender in Sacramento, California.
Prior to that, he served as a judge advocate in the United States Marine Corps. As a Captain, he served as a criminal defense attorney, where. Reichel also worked as a prosecutor, as well as a legal assistance attorney.
During his tenure in the Marine Corps, Reichel served as in-house counsel for an infantry battalion — 1st Battalion, 2d Marines.
Reichel graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1984, where he was a member of the Kentucky Law Journal and worked at a Lexington law firm. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree at Davidson College in 1980 with a Major in Political Science, and served as Vice-President of the Kappa Alpha Order and Captain of the College’s Division I wrestling team.
Over time, Reichel has held jobs as diverse as sea kayak guide, ranch hand, and English teacher in Budapest, Hungary.