Overview

Alex is a solicitor in the firm's projects team. He has developed a broad range of experience working for both public and private sector clients on a range of commercial matters including:

  • outsourcing 
  • major projects
  • procurement 
  • technology and communications 
  • general contractual work

Alex is a member of the Procurement Lawyer Association.

Experience
  • Advised a major public cloud provider on a wide range of commercial matters and provided procurement advice in relation to a number of high profile tender submissions during a nine month secondment into the company's public sector team.
  • Advising a number of local authorities, including Sunderland City Council and Birmingham Children’s Trust, on the establishment of "spin out" company to be used to provide children's services on behalf of that local authority. 
  • Advised First MTR South Western Trains Limited on entering into contract with for the provision of catering services on the South Western lines to ensure compliance with its franchise obligations. 
  • Advised Ofcom on the procurement for the clearance of radio spectrum in order to allocate associated frequencies for the next generation of mobile data. 
  • Advising the trading arm of the Foreign and Commonweath Office, FCO Services, on various procurement and contractual matters. 
  • Advising Transport for Wales on contractual arrangements in relation to the £3-5 billion Wales and Cross-Border Rail Franchise.