Alex M. Spisak - McDermott Will & Emery


Alex M. Spisak focuses his practice on complex civil litigation. Alex has experience with all aspects of litigation from initial case filing through discovery, trial, and post-verdict appeals in both Federal and State Courts across the United States. 

Alex is a member of the National Coordinating Counsel Team representing a Fortune 100 Company managing the defense of its docket of wrongful death and personal injury cases stemming from its legacy asbestos liability.  As part of this team, Alex assists with the development and implementation of case strategy and oversight of all aspects of the litigation, including fact investigation and discovery, integration of developing causation science, motion practice, expert witness development, defense of corporate representative witnesses, mediations and settlement negotiations, trials, and appeals.

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  • Trial team member for defendant fiduciaries in eight day ERISA class action bench trial. Obtained rulings denying all injunctive relief and 97% of damages sought


  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Military Spouse JD Network, member (Board of Directors 2017-2019)


Suffolk University Law School, JD, 2014
Harvard University, AB, 2010

District of Columbia
Rhode Island

Courts / Agencies
US District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Columbia