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Loomis, Alex

Alex H. Loomis

Associate

alexloomis@quinnemanuel.com
Direct Tel: +1 617-712-7120, Direct Fax: +1 617-712-7200
Boston
Tel: +1 617 712 7100 Fax: +1 617 712 7200

Alex Loomis joined Quinn Emanuel in 2018. He has wide experience in complex commercial litigation, including strategy development, pleadings, motion practice, discovery, and appeal. Alex has extensive class action experience in state and federal court, most recently defending against COVID-refund suits, including tuition reimbursement actions against Boston University and Brandeis University. Before joining the firm, Alex worked as a clerk to the Honorable Judge Debra Ann Livingston on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  Alex obtained his law degree in 2017 from Harvard Law School, where he graduated magna cum laude and won the Sears Prize. He graduated in 2012 from Harvard College.

  • 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).