Education

  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2017, Senior Editor, Stanford Law & Policy Review
  • Northwestern University, Ph.D., U.S. History, 2015
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, B.A., magna cum laude, History, 2006

Admissions

  • California, 2018
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Alexander Gourse is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld, LLP.  He works on general and complex civil litigation, with an emphasis on civil rights, employment, business, and attorneys’ fees cases, at the trial court and appellate levels.

Mr. Gourse graduated from Stanford Law School, where he participated in the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic and volunteered for the Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center’s Workers’ Rights Clinic in East Palo Alto. Prior to joining RBGG, Mr. Gourse served as a law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He also holds a Ph.D. in U.S. History from Northwestern University.

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T: 415-433-6830
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Alexander Gourse is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld, LLP.  He works on general and complex civil litigation, with an emphasis on civil rights, employment, business, and attorneys’ fees cases, at the trial court and appellate levels.

Mr. Gourse graduated from Stanford Law School, where he participated in the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic and volunteered for the Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center’s Workers’ Rights Clinic in East Palo Alto. Prior to joining RBGG, Mr. Gourse served as a law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He also holds a Ph.D. in U.S. History from Northwestern University.

Admissions

  • California, 2018

Professional Experience

  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Rebecca Pallmeyer, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2017-2018

Community Service

  • Co-Founder and Board Member, California Renters Legal Advocacy & Education Fund, 2015-present

Alexander Gourse is an associate at Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld, LLP.  He works on general and complex civil litigation, with an emphasis on civil rights, employment, business, and attorneys’ fees cases, at the trial court and appellate levels.

Mr. Gourse graduated from Stanford Law School, where he participated in the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic and volunteered for the Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center’s Workers’ Rights Clinic in East Palo Alto. Prior to joining RBGG, Mr. Gourse served as a law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca R. Pallmeyer of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He also holds a Ph.D. in U.S. History from Northwestern University.

Education

  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2017, Senior Editor, Stanford Law & Policy Review
  • Northwestern University, Ph.D., U.S. History, 2015
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, B.A., magna cum laude, History, 2006