Alex Macpherson practices civil litigation, primarily advising corporates and individuals in relation to complex civil fraud and asset tracing proceedings, judgment enforcement, and injunctive relief. Alex also advises corporate clients on conducting internal investigations.
Alex's recent experience includes: advising a listed company in relation to multijurisdictional recovery proceedings instigated in response to a significant fraud; advising a listed company in a cross-border internal investigation; advising a Middle Eastern bank on the enforcement of a foreign judgment; and acting for high net worth individuals (HNWI) in High Court fraud proceedings.
Prior to joining Jones Day's London Office, Alex spent time in the Firm's Dubai Office where he worked on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) investigations, international arbitrations, and proceedings before the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) courts. Alex has also served a secondment with a multinational software corporation.
Alex is a member of the Young Fraud Lawyers Association.
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- BPP Law School, London (Legal Practice Course 2019; Graduate Diploma in Law 2018); Durham University (B.A. Hons. in History 2016)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales