In 2007, Alex went in house, specialising in risk, financial crime and regulation. Alex joined the firm in 2012, before which he was senior counsel at BDO LLP.
Recognised in the Legal 500, Alex advises and supports clients on regulatory issues in sectors including accountancy, legal, property and gaming and on FCA authorisations. He deals with anti-money laundering, sanctions, bribery and corruption, defence to investigations and responding to unauthorised visits and any criminal and/or civil aspects arising. Alex also takes the lead for ethics and risk management functions across Gordon Dadds Group plc, for which he is the MLRO, Head of Legal Practice, and reportable to the board.
Other matters that Alex deals with for clients are financial crime risk management strategies and technology solutions for the client on boarding process and lean process.
The Legal 500 - recommended lawyer in 2016, 2017 and 2018 for Gaming and Betting. Next Generation lawyer 2019.
Expert speaker at RICS CPD day
Lecturer at MBL seminars
Author for LexisNexis