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Loomis, Alex

Alex H. Loomis

Direct Tel: +1 617-712-7120, Direct Fax: +1 617-712-7200
Tel: 617-712-7100 Fax: 617-712-7200

Alex Loomis is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Boston office.  He joined the firm in 2018.  His practice focuses on appellate and complex commercial litigation.  He also has experience with foreign relations law matters.  Before joining the firm, he worked as a clerk to the Honorable Judge Debra Ann Livingston on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

  • Sovereign Litigation, Arbitration and Workouts
  • Harvard Law School
  • (J.D., magna cum laude, 2017)
    • Sears Prize, 2016
    • Harvard National Security Journal:
      • Senior Editor
    • Ames Moot Court:
      • Semifinalist, 2016
  • Harvard College
  • (B.A., Philosophy, cum laude, 2012)
The State Bar of Massachusetts
  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Debra A. Livingston:
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2017-2018
  • Alex H. Loomis, The Power to Define Offenses Against the Law of Nations, 40 HARVARD JOURNAL OF PUBLIC POLICY 417 (2017).
  • Alex Loomis, Ziglar v. Abbasi: A Summary, Lawfare (June 20, 2017).
  • Alex Loomis, Will the Supreme Court Consider the Risk of Trump's Post-Ruling Tweets?, Lawfare (June 6, 2017).
  • Alex Loomis, Why Are the Lower Courts (Mostly) Ignoring Zivotofsky I's Political Question Analysis?, Lawfare (May 19, 2016).
  • Alex Loomis, Are Top-level Domains Property?, Lawfare (Jan. 5, 2016).
  • Alex Loomis, The Safe Harbor Framework Is Dead, Lawfare (Oct. 6, 2015).
  • Alex Loomis, Is the Safe Harbor Framework in Trouble?, Lawfare (Oct. 1, 2015).
  • Alex Loomis, The New York Times Is Confused About the Law of War Manual, Lawfare (Aug. 12, 2015).