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Alexander Dushku

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Key Bank Tower
36 S. State Street
Suite 1900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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Mr. Dushku is a member of the firm's First Amendment and Religious Organizations section and a member of the firm's board of directors. His practice focuses on critical motions and appeals in complex civil cases in state and federal courts across the nation. He has experience in litigation involving a broad range of constitutional and civil rights issues, including establishment clause and free exercise, free speech, free press, property rights and takings, equal protection, and due process. He consults with a diverse group of clients, including state and local governments, concerning constitutional and civil rights matters.

Mr. Dushku is recognized as one of Utah's Legal Elite for civil litigation.

Experience

  • Litigation involving a broad range of constitutional and civil rights issues, including establishment clause and free exercise issues, free speech issues, free press issues, property rights and takings issues, equal protection issues, and due process issues
  • Litigation involving complex issues of employment law
  • Consults with a diverse group of clients, including state and local governments, concerning constitutional and civil rights issues
  • All types of civil appeals before state and federal appellate courts, including the United States Supreme Court

Education

Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1993

  • Order of the Coif
  • Law Review

Brigham Young University, B.A., Economics, summa cum laude, 1990

Clerkship

  • Judicial clerk to Judge Daniel A. Manion of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1995-1996

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1993
  • Utah, 1997
Other Admissions
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 1999
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 1999
  • United States District Court for the District of Utah, 1997

Honors & Awards

  • Mountain States Super Lawyers: Litigation (2014, 2013), Civil Rights/First Amendment (2015 - 2016)
  • Utah Legal Elite: Civil Litigation (2016, 2014, 2011 - 2013)
  • Member, Kirton McConkie Board of Directors

Affiliations

Chair, Constitutional Law Section, Utah State Bar, 2003

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