Alex G. Romain is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Milbank LLP and a member of the firm’s Litigation and Arbitration Group. Mr. Romain is a leading national trial lawyer with more than 20 years of experience representing individuals and corporations in high-stakes complex commercial litigation, white collar defense, and internal investigations.
As part of his pro bono practice, Mr. Romain recently served as lead counsel representing the Alliance for Children’s Rights and the Learning Rights Law Center in a petition before the Supreme Court of California seeking to secure necessary educational services for students with special needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prior to moving to California, Mr. Romain spent 10 years as a litigation partner at Williams Connolly LLP in Washington, DC. He has successfully defended numerous law firms, accounting firms, and actuarial firms against claims of professional negligence and malpractice and on conflicts issues. He has also defended individuals and corporations against allegations of campaign finance violations, obstruction of justice, bank fraud, environmental pollution, theft, fraudulent misappropriation, and attempted murder.
Mr. Romain currently serves on Law360‘s 2021 Trials Editorial Advisory Board. He is a classically trained pianist and serves on the boards of the Los Angeles Master Chorale and the Alliance for Children’s Rights.