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Alex Wright, Principal Associate

Alex Wright

Principal Associate

Practice areas

  • Litigation and dispute management
  • Real estate
  • Real estate litigation

Practice notes

Alex is a Principal Associate in our national real estate litigation team – based in our Manchester office.

He is a key member of our northern team, leading on a number of the team’s high value and high profile cases. He advises on all aspects of contentious landlord and tenant portfolio management, development and property disputes for a range of clients and stakeholders.

Alex is listed as a ‘Rising Star’ in Legal 500 and as an ‘Associate to Watch’ in Chambers and Partners. He is a particular specialist in dealing with high-profile protest actions, rights of light disputes, CPO compensation claims, business rates and mines and minerals disputes.

Alex’s reported cases include: Harrison v Laidlaw [2014] EWHC 35 (Ch), Cabot Carbon Ltd v Manchester Ship Canal Co Ltd [2015] (Ch); Welcocks Skips Limited v Network Rail Infrastructure Limited [2019] UKUT 162 (LC); Valley Brook v HUAM [2020] EWHC 1715 (Ch) and Smoke Club Ltd and others v Network Rail Infrastructure Limited [2021] UKUT 0078