Adrian Vivar-Alcalde comes to Ballin, Ballin & Fishman P.C. after working at Breakstone and Associates since November of 2018. Before that, Adrian was a law clerk at the Frager Law Firm in Memphis, Tennessee helping clients work through Board of Immigration Appeals cases before the Memphis Immigration Court.
Adrian graduated from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in May of 2018. Prior to that, Adrian was a student at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville where he was a member of the National Spanish Honor Society and recipient of the Hope Scholarship. Adrian graduated Magna Cum Laude from Tennessee in May of 2015. Prior to that, he earned a High School diploma from Christian Brothers High School in Memphis. During law school, Adrian clerked for the Honorable Judge Claxton. During his three years of law school, Adrian was awarded Best Note in the 48th Volume of the University of Memphis Law Review as well as being awarded the Judge David S. Kennedy Bankruptcy Award. Adrian was also a member of the Hispanic Law Students Association.
Adrian is joining the firm on the general civil side with an emphasis in family law, handling divorce, custody, and other like type situations. Adrian is fluent in Spanish.
Areas of Practice
- Family Law & Divorce
- University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee
- B.A. – 2015
- University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphrey’s School of Law, Memphis, Tennessee
- J.D. – 2018
- Tennessee State Bar, October 2018