Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney and Victim Witness Program Director Alejandra “Alex” Rueda joined the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office in 2005. Ms. Rueda supervises the Sex Crimes and Domestic Violence Unit in the office and serves as a full-time member of the local Loudoun County Multi-disciplinary Team, the Child Advocacy Center Advisory Board, the Sexual Assault Response Team, the Juvenile Justice Committee, and the County ICOPE Minor Sex Trafficking Advisory Board. In May 2017, Ms. Rueda received an award from the Loudoun County Child Advocacy Center for her work on the Multi-disciplinary Team.
As a bilingual attorney with native fluency in Spanish, Ms. Rueda often volunteers to assist in cases with Spanish speaking victims.
Ms. Rueda is a graduate of Trinity University and Washington and Lee University School of Law. Prior to beginning her tenure with the Loudoun County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office, Ms. Rueda served as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Arlington County and as an Assistant Public Defender for the City of Alexandria.