Alex is a partner of Maples and Calder's Dispute Resolution & Insolvency team in the Maples Group's British Virgin Islands office. He specializes in international commercial litigation and dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation. Alex has extensive case management, interlocutory, trial and appellate advocacy experience including before the Privy Council. His practice is exclusively contentious, involving advocacy, tactical advice and strategic expertise in high value, complex, document heavy and multi-jurisdiction commercial, financial, trusts, company and insolvency disputes. Alex is a CEDR accredited mediator.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Dispute Resolution & Insolvency
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Alex joined Maples Group as a partner in 2018 after practising for over 20 years at the commercial Bar in London. There he was ranked as a leading junior by Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and Chambers Global for commercial chancery (particularly offshore), banking / financial services, civil fraud and professional liability.
1996 – Called to the Bar of England and Wales
2012 – Elected as a Governing Bencher of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
2018 - Admitted as a barrister of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands)
University of Bristol, BA (Hons), History, 1994
College of Law, London, Graduate Diploma in Law, 1995
Inns of Court School of Law, London, Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Skills, 1996