Douglas Plume focuses his practice on complex litigation matters. Prior to joining WilmerHale, he clerked for the Honorable Gabrielle R. Wolohojian of the Massachusetts Appeals Court.

During law school, Mr. Plume worked as a law clerk for another law firm in Boston. Mr. Plume was a member of the Access to Justice Clinic, where he represented underserved litigants in partnership with Greater Boston Legal Services and worked to improve access to justice for communities across Boston. He was also a staff member of the Boston University Review of Banking & Financial Law, where his writing focused on consumer protection and regulatory issues. Mr. Plume was previously a judicial intern for the Honorable Marjorie K. Allard of the Alaska Court of Appeals. He also worked as an analyst for a media communication technology and analytics company in Reston, Virginia. 

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  • Education

    • JD, Boston University School of Law, 2021

      magna cum laude

      Dean’s Award for Advanced Constitutional Law; Dean’s Award for Contracts; Dean’s Award for Criminal Law

      Boston University Review of Banking and Financial Law

    • BA, English Literature, Yale University, 2016

      with distinction John Hubbard Curtis Prize
  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Gabrielle R. Wolohojian, Massachusetts Appeals Court, 2021 - 2022



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