Alexander “Alec” Farrell is an associate in the firm’s San Francisco office. He represents private entities in a wide range of litigation disputes, including landlord-tenant, personal injury, premises liability, and products liability defense. Mr. Farrell received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame School of Law in 2018. During law school, Mr. Farrell enriched his legal experience by being the Career Development Office Committee Chair of the Law School Student Bar Association and worked as a Research Assistant for the University of Notre Dame Law School Kresge Law Library. He was also a member of the Black Law Students Association (BLSA).
Additionally, Mr. Farrell served as a judicial extern for federal magistrate judges in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana and in the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Outside of law school, Mr. Farrell was involved in the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program of Porter County, Indiana. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Farrell worked as a law clerk at the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office as well as Public Counsel, the largest pro bono public interest law firm.
Prior to law school, Mr. Farrell earned his bachelor’s degree from McDaniel College, in Westminster, Maryland, where he was a member of the NCAA Division III Men’s Lacrosse Team. Mr. Farrell is a member of the Charles Houston Bar Association and is admitted to practice law in all California state courts and the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.
- Recipient, Faculty Award for Excellence – Deposition Skills, University of Notre Dame School of Law, 2016
- Recipient, Judge Willie Lipscomb, Jr. Scholarship, University of Notre Dame School of Law, 2017-2018