Education & Honors

Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2015

Sears Prize (for two highest GPAs in first or second year)

Harvard Law Review, Supreme Court Chair

Patrick Henry College, B.A., Government, summa cum laude, 2012

Trustees’ Academic Excellence Award (for highest GPA in class)

Government service

Judicial Law Clerk, Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy, Supreme Court of the United States, 2016-2017

Judicial Law Clerk, Honorable Neil M. Gorsuch, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 2015-2016

Bar admissions


United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


Project Manager, Government Relations, International Justice Mission

Co-Founder, The Rebelution (youth-led nonprofit organization challenging low expectations for teenagers)

Alex J. Harris

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Denver, CO 80202
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Professional Practice

Bartlit Beck LLP, 2018-Present, Associate


Forbes Magazine, 30 Under 30 for Law & Policy (2017)


Reconciling State Sovereign Immunity with the Fourteenth Amendment, 129 Harv. L. Rev. 1068 (2016) (with Rachel Miller-Ziegler and Sean Mirski).

Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations (2008) (with Brett Harris) (over 500,000 copies sold).