Alexander (Alex) Booker
represents employees and unions confronted with wage and hour, discrimination, harassment, and a variety of other complex legal issues in arbitration as well as before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). In addition, Alex advises whistleblowers and helps bring their claims to the Office of Special Counsel (OSC). Alex joined KCNF in August 2019, having been selected for the June D. W. Kalijarvi Fellowship.
Alex is a graduate of Salem State University (B.S., 2014, summa cum laude) in Salem, Massachusetts and Boston College Law School (J.D., 2019). During law school, Alex organized and represented immigrant workers around Massachusetts, working on several wage and hour, discrimination, and NLRA cases. He also interned in the Civil Rights Division at the U.S. Department of Justice. There, Alex supported the enforcement of the Americans with Disabilities Act in several workplace disability discrimination cases within the DOJ’s Disability Rights Section. Alex was recognized by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court for his commitment to public service, performing over 100 hours of pro bono work serving the legal needs of individuals with limited access to legal representation. His passion for labor and employment law was borne out of his own experience working on an assembly line and has continued to grow throughout his career and education.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- National Employment Lawyers Association
- Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association
- AFL-CIO, Lawyers Coordinating Committee
- Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia
*Admitted to the Bar of Massachusetts; not a member of the D.C. Bar (under the supervision of Elaine L. Fitch, a member of the D.C. bar).