Alex is a Partner in our Commercial team with over 10 years’ experience as a corporate and transactional lawyer.
Alex specialises in corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, disposals, joint ventures and company law and governance. He has acted on major transactions for a range of listed and unlisted companies, including companies operating in the energy and resources, financial services, telecommunications, retail, pharmaceutical and agribusiness sectors. Alex also provides general corporate and commercial law advice, including all aspects of regulatory compliance under the Corporations Act 2001, the ASX Listing Rules and the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975.
Alex has also recently advised on a number of significant debt finance transactions involving major banks.
Prior to joining Fisher Jeffries, Alex worked in the Melbourne and Adelaide offices of a leading international law firm (including a secondment to the London office), and the Adelaide office of a leading Australian national law firm. Alex has also completed a Bachelor of Engineering and has previously practised as a civil engineer with a leading global engineering, construction and services company.
In 2010, Alex completed an 8 month secondment with ANZ. More recently, Alex completed an extended secondment with Cobham Aviation Services. From those experiences, Alex gained first hand insights into the broad range of issues which confront businesses, and their in-house legal teams, and the importance of tailoring timely and cost effective legal solutions.