Alexa H. O'Keefe
Alexa H. O’Keefe is the Director of Professional Development and Pro Bono Programs. A former partner in the firm’s Litigation Department and member of the Product Liability and Toxic Tort Litigation group, she advises members of the firm's Executive and Legal Personnel Committees, as well as the partners who serve as Legal Department Managers, regarding legal talent management. She is also a leading member of firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and Pro Bono Committee.
Alexa is responsible for the firm's legal training and CLE programs, including its Summer Associate training and legal writing workshops. She leads the firm's Associate on-boarding and mentoring programs, and serves as the firm's Associate career management advisor and coach. Alexa also coordinates the intake and delivery of Nutter's pro bono legal services, as well as manages firm-wide volunteer community service opportunities, including the Nutter Literacy Team, the Citizen Schools' Legal Apprenticeship Program, and the Boston Debate League.
While practicing at Nutter as a litigator, Alexa focused her practice on representing pharmaceutical and medical device companies in civil litigation involving complex commercial disputes, business torts, and employment and labor matters.
She received her J.D., cum laude, from Boston College Law School and her B.A. from Boston College.