What can Alexandra do for you?
Alexandra is a solicitor specialising in construction and engineering law. She advises on construction disputes, which includes managing tricky issues as they arise to minimise the risk of disputes, and, if it becomes necessary, managing disputes via her experience of mediation, adjudication, arbitration and litigation.
Supporting your ambitions
Examples of Alexandra's work:
- Representing the successful contractor in Mears Ltd v Costplan Services (South East) Ltd, regarding the meaning of practical completion under a building contract
- Representing a public body defending a £40m claim by a national contractor via adjudication, and successfully defending the positive adjudication decision through arbitration
- Part of the successful team in the Supreme Court case of Aspect Contracts (Asbestos) Ltd v Higgins Construction plc regarding the limitation period for claims for repayment of adjudication awards
- Helping a local authority settle following mediation a £50m claim by a national contractor under the NEC3 ECC Option B.
What do others say?
Alexandra is named as a next generation partner in the latest edition of Legal 500. In the latest edition of Chambers she is listed as an Associate to Watch. Chambers reports a client as saying "She is calm, measured and reassuring, and also incredibly focussed" adding "She has very good technical knowledge".
What else should you know?
Alexandra is a member of TeCSA and the Society of Construction Law.
Outside of work, Alexandra enjoys travelling to brush up on her language skills (Italian and French) and experience new cultures.