Alex has a broad commercial practice, with a particular interest in corporate insolvency and construction matters. He is regularly briefed to appear and advise in all Victorian jurisdictions at pre-litigation, interlocutory and trial stages.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science from Monash University and is currently undertaking a Master of Laws at the University of Melbourne.
Some cases in which Alex has appeared:
Re Civil Construction Network Services Pty Ltd (in liq)  VSC 474 - acting for a liquidator in an application for a power of sale pursuant to section 63 of the Trustee Act 1958 (Vic).
Daniel Investments (AUST) Pty Ltd v Jolin Nominees Pty Ltd (Building and Property)  VCAT 480 - acting for a developer in major domestic building contract dispute concerning construction of contract, damages for delay and defect claims.
Briese v Allianz Australia Insurance Pty Ltd  VCC 2170 - acting for an insured in breach of insurance contract claim concerning contractual duty to repair and required scope of works with competing expert evidence.
Rivex Crane Hire Pty Ltd v Armquip Pty Ltd  VSC 122 - acting for purchaser in dispute arising out of agreement to purchase crane hire business, concerning proper construction of first right of refusal to purchase further business and assets
Alex is also an accredited mediator and accepts briefs to mediate in a broad range of disputes, particularly commercial matters.
Alex read with John Ribbands.