Alexander Misakian


  • location icon Chicago, IL
    550 West Adams Street
    Suite 300
    Chicago, IL 60661

Alexander Misakian is an associate in the Chicago office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Professional Liability, Insurance Coverage, and Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practices. Alexander focuses his practice in complex civil litigation, premises liability, and automobile and trucking accidents. He represents clients in many general liability, transportation and insurance coverage disputes. Additionally, Alexander has developed particular expertise in Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”) through assisting in the defense of class action litigation brought against employers and others under the Illinois Biometric Information Protection Act (BIPA).

As a member of the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice, Alexander assists clients with data incident response, deploying forensics, and consumer and regulatory notification. Alexander is experienced in handling a wide range of technical and legal issues including, but not limited to, coordinating with forensics investigators and law enforcement to identify the source of data incidents, supervising investigations into cybersecurity events, guiding clients through regulatory investigations and providing technical and legal analysis of security incidents to assist client’s in determining their legal breach notification obligations.

Alexander received his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While there he founded and was President of the Cyber Security and Data Privacy Society. Alexander began working at Lewis Brisbois following his first year of law school as a law clerk and continued as a summer associate following his second and third years. Alexander completed his undergraduate degree at DePaul University graduating magna cum laude.


  • State Bar Admissions
    • Illinois
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana



Awards & Honors

"Ones to Watch," Insurance Law, Best Lawyers, 2021


Chicago-Kent College of Law

Juris Doctor

  • Founder & President, Cyber Security and Data Privacy Society

DePaul University

magna cum laude

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