Alex W. Simon
- J.D., 2015, Emory University School of Law, with honors
- Notes & Comments Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal
- TI:GER Certificate
- B.S., 2011, Tulane University
Alex Simon is an associate in the firm’s Labor and Employment practice group. He represents employers in all aspects of employment law and litigation, including discrimination and wage and hour class actions; data breach, computer fraud, corporate espionage and trade secrets; unfair labor practice charges and other proceedings before the NLRB; and charges and complaints before the EEOC, state anti-discrimination agencies, the Department of Labor, and state wage and hour boards. He initially joined the Firm as a law clerk while in law school, and transitioned to a full-time position immediately following graduation.
Alex grew up in Darien, CT and attended Tulane University in New Orleans, LA where he double majored in neuroscience and economics. He then received his law degree from Emory University School of Law, where he graduated with honors. Alex served as Treasurer for the Sports & Entertainment Law Society, and was Notes & Comments Editor for the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal. During law school, Alex completed the TI:GER Certificate. TI:GER (Technological Innovation: Generating Economic Results) is a joint program between and Emory and Georgia Tech where law students, MBA students, and a PhD candidate create a business plan around the PhD candidate’s research. While in the TI:GER program, Alex worked on a project involving a novel drug discovery technique for targeting Alzheimer’s cures, and helped the team develop an effective intellectual property strategy as well as sound employment practices.