Alexander D. Newman



Alexander Newman focuses his practice on commercial litigation and represents clients ranging from individuals to large corporations in complex business disputes. He has prosecuted and defended numerous actions in state and federal courts around the country, as well as in arbitration and mediation.

Alex maintains an active and diverse pro bono practice, and has represented immigrants bringing asylum applications, artists in disputes over their work, and employees in litigation with their employers, among others. Alex currently serves as the Chair of Cardozo Law School’s LGBTQ alumni group, the OUTlaw Alumni Committee.

Bar Admissions
  • New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D., cum laude (2016); Cardozo Law Review; Staff Editor (2014-2015), Articles Editor (2015-2016)
  • Cornell University, B.A. in Government (2013)
  • Pride Month CLE: Current Legal Issues Impacting LGBTQ Equity
    Co-Sponsors: Gender Justice and OutFront Minnesota, Moderator (June 23, 2020)
June 23, 2020
Pride Month CLE: Current Legal Issues Impacting LGBTQ Equity
Alexander Newman - Gender Justice, OutFront Minnesota


Links to full publications and news releases.


Fall 2020
Conservation Easement Deductions: How Recent Tax Law Developments Have Created A New Area of Legal Malpractice Litigation
Craig Weiner, Qian Julie Wang, Alexander Newman - REAL TALK: The Robins Kaplan Business Law Update Fall 2020
August 20, 2020
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