With a background in commercial litigation, Alex advises a number of media organisations and other predominantly defendant clients on a broad spectrum of contentious media and information law matters.Alex has broad and varied experience of resolving disputes across a range of sectors, both in the High Court and before arbitral tribunals.
Alex previously acted for News Corporation on the high profile phone-hacking investigation at a previous firm. He now advises clients on a range media and information law matters including providing pre and post-publication advice, defending libel and privacy claims and advising on data protection compliance, harassment remedies and injunctive relief.
Alex trained and was a litigation associate at a Magic Circle firm and spent five years at Osborne Clarke before joining RPC in February 2020. He has practised in London, Tokyo and Moscow, and spent a six-month secondment with the in-house legal team of a global investment bank. He is a former Captain in the British Army.
Alex founded the Media and Information Law Associates network in 2018.
- Media and Information Law Associates Network
- Lokhova v Longmuir  EWHC 2579 (QB)