Expertise

Alex is an Associate in the commercial disputes team, where he qualified in September 2019 after training with the firm.  He has experience advising on a range of complex commercial disputes, including claims for breach of contract, applications for urgent injunctive relief and costs proceedings.

Alex is also a member of our Business Protection practise advising organisations on team moves and helping employers to manage the risks stemming from employees and third parties who pose a threat to their legitimate interests, by taking action to enforce the employer’s rights and protect confidential information ranging from securing undertakings or obtaining injunctive relief, to pursuing claims for damages/loss of profits.

Recent experience includes:

  • advising a leading provider of cyber security solutions in enforcing restrictive covenants to prevent a senior employee taking up employment with a competitor
  • advising a leading car parts manufacturer in defending claims in respect of a trademark licensing dispute
  • advising the successful defendants of a claim in the High Court, in navigating complex costs matters and negotiations with the paying parties.
Year Qualified
  • 2019
Education
  • Newcastle University - BA (Hons) History (2012)
  • University of Law, Manchester – GDL (2013)
  • BPP, Manchester – LPC (2017)