Alexander West

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Philosophy and Theology (Joint Honours) Nottingham University; GDL
Year of call and Inn: 
2011; Middle Temple; Middle Temple GDL Scholarship (2009/10), Middle Temple BPTC Scholarship (2010/2011), Sachs Prize for BPTC Results top 5% (2011), Winner National BPTC Criminal Advocacy Competition (2011)
Practice Overview: 

Alexander specialises in Matrimonial Finance, Regulatory Crime and Inquests.

Having joined Chambers in 2014 following the successful completion of his pupillage, Alexander has built a busy practice within the Western Circuit and beyond, and is known for his friendly client manner and detailed approach to cases.

Alexander is also a qualified mediator; a skill which assists when negotiating settlements on behalf of clients.


"A very good up-and-coming junior who always provides sensible and commercial advice."
"He's a very capable practitioner who is very thoughtful."
Chambers and Partners 2020

"He is personable, calm, measured and someone who exudes authority beyond his call."
"He is extremely approachable, has a clear understanding of the issues and is able to provide commercial and pragmatic advice."
Chambers and Partners 2019

Areas of Practice