Alexander has a broad commercial practice. He regularly appears (led and unled) in the Queensland and Federal courts in complex disputes for large companies, Queensland and Commonwealth government departments, local governments, high net worth individuals and insolvency practitioners. In addition to his commercial practice, Alexander has a focus on insolvency, administrative law and taxation law.
Before being called to the bar, Alexander practised in commercial litigation and insolvency at Clayton Utz. He also worked as an Associate (Australian Qualified) in London at Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP (a firm of barristers and solicitors). While in London Alexander acted in complex international litigation and arbitration including representing multi-national groups seeking to recover over £1bn in unlawfully levied tax from the UK revenue authority.
Alexander was Associate to the Hon. Justice J.A. Logan RFD of the Federal Court of Australia in 2010. He holds degrees in Law (with First Class Honours) and Arts from the University of Queensland and a Master of Law (with First Class Honours) from the University of Cambridge.
Alexander’s curriculum vitae is available for download here.