Alex is head of the firm’s Technology, Media and Telecommunications industry group, and practices in telecommunications, IT, e-commerce, consumer protection and data protection law. He is a leading lawyer in areas such as data protection/privacy law, cloud computing and IOT technology. He also has significant experience in market competition and consumer protection issues, licensing and regulatory access, and procurement.
Alex acts on large transactions, such as major IT procurements and telecommunications services agreements, and also provides ongoing advisory services. Clients include a broad range of listed and unlisted entities, including national telecommunications providers, software and IT vendors, financial services organisations, airlines and resource and utility companies, and he also advises clients in the public sector.
Alex has spent a number of years working in-house with various clients, including two-years as in-house lawyer for a national telecommunications carrier, advising on consumer product launches, commercial supply agreements, competition and consumer protection law compliance and privacy issues, and as IT counsel for a listed airline.
Alex is listed in Best Lawyers Australia 2017 for IT Law and Telecommunications Law.