Brisbane and Sydney
Alex Nelson is a Barrister in Brisbane and Sydney working in defamation and commercial litigation.
Best Court Results to date
1. Acquittal for Murder and acquittal for Manslaughter
2. Leave to appeal 12 years out of time and successful in reducing sentence from 20 years to 13 years.
3. Obtaining judgment in the Supreme Court of Queensland against 5 defendants under r374 for non compliance with rules and orders (the "no shenanigans" case) and then successfully opposing an appeal against that judgment.
Alex knows that preparation and planning are the keys to success for any criminal barrister or defamation barrister. You can trust him to read the brief thoroughly, to know the facts and apply them to the law achieving the best possible outcome for the client.
- Commercial Litigation
- Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Hearings
- Proven court results with Not Guilty verdicts in Murder, Manslaughter, Rape, Grievous Bodily Harm, Assaults and other serious offences
- Criminal law trials
- Criminal and civil appeals
- Statutory Demands, applications to wind up companies in insolvency and on other grounds
Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.