Alex Bullock is an experienced trial and appellate attorney who represents clients on a variety of matters including cases addressing environmental and agricultural issues. These matters include claims for environmental nuisance and trespass, cases under the Clean Water Act, solid and hazardous waste contamination, environmental personal injury actions, environmental property damage claims, professional liability (defense) actions, insurance recovery litigation and product liability claims. Alex also counsels a variety of clients regarding environmental compliance, food safety, California Proposition 65 (Prop 65), and insurance coverage issues.

He received one of the first joint LL.M. degrees from environmental and international law programs of The George Washington University Law School. His thesis focused on the emerging concept of sustainable development in international law and the need for governments, private enterprise, and public interest groups to work in a cooperative manner to create sustainable economic growth.

Alex has been recognized as a 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Washington, D.C. “Super Lawyer” in the area of Environmental Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine. He is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedure's standards and policies.

Professional & Community Activities

District of Columbia Brownfields Redevelopment Action Team (1999-2000)

Georgetown Ministry Center, Board of Directors (2008-present)

Georgetown Presbyterian Church Session (2008-2010), Personnel Committee Chair (2002-2003, 2009-2010)

Georgetown Presbyterian Church Board of Deacons, Vice-Moderator (1999), Community Outreach Committee Co-Chair (1998), and Homeless Shelter Project Co-Chair (1998-1999)

Potomac Plaza Apartments Cooperative Board of Directors, Former President (2002-2004) and Vice-President (2002-2004)

Education

  • University of South Carolina, J.D. (1985)
  • George Washington University, LL.M. (1997)
  • Furman University, B.A., Political Science (1982)

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky

Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Who We Are

Suite 900, 607 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20005-2018
USA
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Alexander M. Bullock

Experience Highlights

Asbestos litigation defense of Fortune 500 corporation
Represented a Fortune 500 corporation in defense of multiple wrongful death asbestos cases consolidated for trial. more
Asbestos wrongful death lawsuits for a major forest products company
Represent a major forest products company in asbestos multiple wrongful death lawsuits. more
Litigation for major livestock company
Represented a major livestock producer located in Illinois in a public and private nuisance lawsuit filed in Illinois state court. The plaintiffs more
Rose Acre Farms, Inc. v. North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Division of Water Quality
Rose Acre Farms, Inc. challenged several proposed water quality requirements contained in a draft operating permit to be issued by the North Carolina more