Alex Taubes

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Alex Taubes graduated from Yale Law School in 2015. While at Yale, Alex co-chaired the Clinical Student Board, worked at the Brennan Center for Justice in New York and at Yale's Ludwig Center for Community and Economic Development, and ran for state representative in his hometown of Madison, Connecticut.

Alex graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Philosophy and Political Science from Boston University, where he and his partner won the national college debate championship. Before attending law school, Alex worked in the chambers of Judge David S. Tatel of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Alex is committed to representing individuals harmed as a result of corporate or government misconduct. Alex co-founded the Rikers Debate Project in 2016, which, through weekly debate classes, encourages the development of public speaking skills for individuals detained on the island. In 2018, he co-founded the York Debate Society, a debate team and educational program with weekly classes at York Correctional Institution in Niantic.

Alex has worked at our firm as a Thomas Emerson Fellow since 2015. He co-taught the Education Adequacy Project as a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School from 2016-2018.

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  • Connecticut
  • United States District Court District of Connecticut


  • Yale Law School, 2015
  • Boston University, B.A., 2011
    • summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa