Alexander Merritt is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He practices in the firm’s Litigation Department and is a member of the Antitrust and Competition Practice Group. Mr. Merritt’s practice spans a wide range of litigation and antitrust counseling. He advises clients on antitrust issues arising from mergers and acquisitions across a range of industries. He also represents clients in antitrust litigation and before government agencies and regulators.
Prior to joining the firm Mr. Merritt was an associate at a large international firm focusing on antitrust matters. Before that, Mr. Merritt was an associate at a law firm in Washington, D.C., focusing on commercial litigation.
Mr. Merritt received his law degree magna cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center 2016 and his B.A. in Political Science and History from Davidson College in 2011. While in law school he served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Victor Wolski on the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Prior to attending law school Mr. Merritt worked for a member of congress and in the lobbying group of an international law firm.
Mr. Merritt is admitted to practice in Maryland and the District of Columbia.
Georgetown University - 2016 Juris Doctor
Davidson College - 2011 Bachelor of Arts
District of Columbia Bar