Named by Massachusetts Super Lawyers

as a "Rising Star" every year since 2009. 

Alexandra (Alex) H. Deal is Principal of Deal Law. She has over a decade of experience representing clients in state and federal court, as well as at various administrative agencies in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Alex has argued and won cases at the Massachusetts Appeals Court, the Supreme Judicial Court, and the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.  


Representative Cases:
United States v. Zehrung, 714 F.3d 628 (1st Cir. 2013)
Commonwealth v. Dossantos, 472 Mass. 74 (2015)
Commonwealth v. Rivera, 460 Mass. 139 (2011)
Commonwealth v. Rodriguez, 87 Mass. App. Ct. 1135 (2015) (Table)
Wilson v. Transworld Systems, Inc., 86 Mass. App. Ct. 1109 (2014) (Table) 
Commonwealth v. Holloway, 81 Mass. App. Ct. 910 (2012) (Table)


Bar admissions:  
Massachusetts
U.S. District Court, Massachusetts
Court of Appeals, First Circuit


Education:
J.D., cum laude, Boston College Law School (2004)
B.A., with distinction, Cornell University (2000)


Publications:
Overview of Employment Discrimination (with Lynn G. Weissberg), Massachusetts Employment Law Handbook, Chapter 5, Vol. I (4th ed. 2015)

Overview of Employment Discrimination (with Lynn G. Weissberg), Massachusetts Employment Law Handbook, Chapter 4, Vol. I (4th ed. 2012)

Attorney Fees: Federal Civil Litigation in the First Circuit (with Ellen J. Zucker and Neerja Sharma), MCLE (2014)

appeals     |     litigation     |     workplace investigations


In the News:

  • Appeared (via phone) on Going Deep with Davis Rees: How to Eavesdrop
  •  http://masslawyersweekly.com/2015/07/09/sjc-tightens-process-for-domestic-abuse-database
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