Professional Biography
Alex Pratt

Michael (Alex) Alexander Pratt Associate

  • Dallas

    D +1.214.259.4922

    F +1.214.965.7799

    Dallas

    500 North Akard Street, Suite 3300

    Dallas, TX 75201-3347

    +1.214.259.4922

    AlexanderPratt@perkinscoie.com

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OVERVIEW

Associate Alex Pratt has experience litigating claims involving discrimination and retaliation, non-competition agreements, and trade secrets. He has assisted clients through all phases of litigation by drafting pleadings, motions, and discovery. He has also assisted with court hearings, trials, mediations, and depositions.  Alex also provides clients with practical advice on their employment policies and practices. He conducts internal investigations into sensitive matters and creates policies designed to shield his clients from the obstacles facing employers today. Alex is active with pro bono work and has been engaged to give presentations on sexual harassment and has also revised a nonprofit school’s employee handbook.

Alex previously interned for Magistrate Judge Renee Harris Toliver of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, where he made recommendations for rulings on motions and drafted orders. While attending the University of Texas School of Law, Alex was the staff editor and articles editor for The Review of Litigation.

Professional Leadership

  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Member

Related Employment

  • Perkins Coie LLP, Summer Associate, 2016
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Intern, 2015

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

RELATED INFORMATION

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors, 2017, Staff Editor and Articles Editor, The Review of Litigation
  • Southern Methodist University, B.B.A., Real Estate Finance, cum laude, 2014
  • Southern Methodist University, B.S., Economics with Financial Applications, magna cum laude, 2014