Alex Russell

Alex Russell


  • Norwich
  • +(44)(0)1603 693469
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What can Alex do for you?

Alex leads our Immigration team and advises employers and individuals on the full spectrum of immigration matters. Alex's clients include universities, NHS Trusts, Premiership football clubs, SMEs, and charities.   

Alex is also a highly experienced employment lawyer who specialises in advising higher education institutions, further education colleges, academies and private schools on the full range of employment and HR issues.

Supporting your ambitions

Alex has provided immigration support to a large number of organisations following the Brexit vote. This has included running briefing sessions, advice surgeries and application checking services for EU national staff and contributing to strategy papers in relation workforce planning and critical risks.

Alex is particularly experienced in defending complex and high value Employment Tribunal claims (including regularly appearing as an advocate) and is known for his commercial and pragmatic advice. He recently helped a university successfully defend an appeal to the court of appeal in a substantial discrimination claim.

What do others say?

Alex is recommended as a leading lawyer in Legal 500 which states he exhibits 'a strong pragmatic approach with sound advice and knowledge' and is 'very competent, efficient and responsive'. 

What else should you know?

Alex is a member of the Employers Lawyers Associate and the Immigration Law Practitioners' Association.

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