J. Alexander Hood II focuses his practice on securities litigation. As a member of the Firm’s new matter group, he identifies and investigates potential violations of the federal securities laws.
Prior to joining Pomerantz, Alex was a litigation associate at Alston & Bird LLP and an attorney at Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP, where he was involved in commercial, financial services, corporate governance and securities matters.
Alex graduated from Boston University School of Law (J.D.) and from the University of Oregon School of Law (LL.M.). While in law school, Alex clerked for the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee and, as a legal extern, worked on the Center for Biological Diversity’s Clean Water Act suit against BP in connection with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Alex graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a BA in History.
Alex is admitted to practice in New York and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the District of Colorado, the Eastern District of Michigan, and the Northern District of Illinois.