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Alex Bailin QC

Tel:
Work 020 7404 3447
Email:
Matrix Chambers (Matrix Chambers)

Position

Barrister specialising in crime and regulatory; fraud (criminal and civil); public and human rights law; media; public international law.

Career

Called 1995; silk 2010; previously a derivatives trader. Contributing author to leading books on fraud, criminal, public and human rights law. Instructed in more than 20 cases in the Supreme Court, House of Lords, Privy Council and European Court of Human Rights. Crown Court Recorder; Deputy High Court Judge.

Member

Bar Human Rights Committee; Foreign Office pro bono lawyers’ panel; ALBA; Criminal Bar Association.

Education

Cambridge University, Sussex University.


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: Administrative and public law (including local government) – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜This is an area of strength for him.’

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Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

Within: Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations) – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜A very versatile silk with a lot of commercial nous.’

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Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

Within: Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police) – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜Provides clear, helpful and practical advice.’

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Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜He is exceptionally intelligent but also a pleasure to work with.’

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Defamation and privacy

Within: Defamation and privacy – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜Clear and helpful advice; very practical.’

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Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜Excellent at leading a team and presenting answers to complex question.’

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International crime and extradition

Within: International crime and extradition – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜A creative and dynamic barrister.’

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Media and entertainment (including art and cultural property)

Within: Media and entertainment – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜He has a clear understanding of the work and values of journalists and news organisations, as well as the regulatory framework.’

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Public international law

Within: Public international law – Leading silks

Alex Bailin QC - Matrix Chambers β€˜An excellent lawyer; very knowledgeable and responsive.’

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