Head of Industry Engagement and Partnerships
Bachelor of Laws with Honours
Bachelor of Commerce
Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
Graduate Certificate in Careers Education & Development
Australian Legal Practitioner
At Leo Cussen
Alex is responsible for building relationships between Leo Cussen and various stakeholders in the legal profession including law firms, universities, law students and alumni.
He also manages the Professional Placement Program and runs the Careers Office, providing trainees with access to career advice and practical assistance in obtaining employment.
Before Leo Cussen
Alex brings several years of experience gained across the legal, recruitment and training industries.
He commenced his career as a commercial litigation lawyer at a large national firm before transitioning into a specialist legal recruitment role at a global agency. Alex also spent time working as a Business Development Manager for an international training company.
Alex is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria.
He is also a Certified Professional Manager with the Australian Institute of Management.
Alex has delivered a number of presentations to law graduates and experienced lawyers in relation to job-seeking skills and career paths. He also regularly publishes career-related articles for media outlets and websites.