Alexander L. Harris is an associate in the Commercial Litigation Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Harris’ practice includes a range of commercial litigation, including antitrust litigation, antitrust counseling, reinsurance disputes and securities litigation.
Representative engagements in which Mr. Harris has been involved include representing:
- a manufacturer of polyurethane foam in defense of a price fixing and customer allocation action brought by direct purchasers
- a hospital system against claims of attempted monopolization
- the purchaser and seller of a hotel in defense of alleged violations of Section 1 and 2 of the Sherman Act
- companies and individuals on issues concerning the Hart-Scott-Rodino pre-merger notification program
- the Department of Insurance of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, at both the trial and appellate level, in a dispute over the interpretation of various reinsurance contracts and the Pennsylvania Insurance Liquidation Statute
- biotechnology companies defending various shareholder derivative actions.
Mr. Harris received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania Law School where he was an executive editor of the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law. Mr. Harris also received a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government.
Before attending law school, Mr. Harris served as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in Noyemberyan, Armenia.