Alex Parkinson first joined Kellogg Hansen as an associate in 2017. He then served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Merrick B. Garland on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. He has also served as a law clerk to Judge Robert D. Sack on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Mr. Parkinson rejoined the firm as an associate in 2019. He represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with particular experience in antitrust, telecommunications, and international arbitration.
Mr. Parkinson graduated with high honors from The University of Chicago Law School, where he was Editor-in-Chief of The University of Chicago Law Review. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard University.
Article, Class Actions as Firms, 2017 Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 740
Comment, Comcast Corp. v. Behrend and Chaos on the Ground, 81 U. Chi. L. Rev. 1213 (2014)
Article, Taxing Class Size, 69 DePaul L. Rev. 1 (forthcoming)
Article, Behavioral Class Action Law, 65 U.C.L.A. L. Rev. 1090 (2018)
University of Chicago Law School, J.D., with High Honors, 2015
- Editor-in-Chief, The University of Chicago Law Review, 2014-2015
- Order of the Coif
- Kirkland & Ellis Scholar
- Hinton Moot Court Champion, 2014-2015
Harvard University, B.A., 2011
Law Clerk, Judge Merrick B. Garland, U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, 2018-2019
Law Clerk, Judge Robert D. Sack, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2016-2017