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Alex joined Holland Beckett as a Law Clerk at the beginning of 2016, and is working in the commercial and property team with Simon Collett. 

Alex grew up in Mount Maunganui, attending school at Mount Maunganui College. Alex took full advantage of the beach lifestyle and waves offered by Mount Maunganui's pristine beaches, participating in a variety of ocean sports such as surfing, bodyboarding and paddleboarding.

After school, Alex's love for the ocean led him to commence his studies at the University of Otago, where he spent a lot of his time in the freezing waters of the Otago Peninsula and Catlins coastline. Alex also played rugby at social and club levels during his time in Dunedin.

Alex completed a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Commerce, and his professional legal studies in 2015. Upon returning home, Alex has been involved with Bay Wide Community Law Service obtaining experience in a wide range of legal areas.

Qualifications

  • LLB and BCom, University of Otago 2015
  • Institute of Professional Legal Studies 2015
  • Admitted to the Bar in New Zealand 2016