Alexander Mossop

D   08 9220 0444
M   0400 206 875
E   amossop@francisburt.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2016

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Areas of practice

Civil

Commercial
Appeals
Building and construction
Competition
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)
Construction and engineering
Consumer protection law
Contractual disputes
Corporations law
Insurance
Professional liability
Real property
Restraint of trade

Industrial and employment
Discrimination
Employment contracts and restraint of trade
Industrial disputes and statutory employment rights
Workplace health and safety

Torts
Professional negligence
 

Criminal

State offences
Crimes against the person
Drugs
Financial crime
Fraud
Juvenile justice
Money laundering  
Sexual assault
White collar and corporate crime

Commissions and other inquiries  
Crime and corruption commission  
Australian crime authority

Commonwealth offences
Crimes against the person  
Drugs
Extradition
Financial crime  
Fraud
Juvenile justice
Money laundering  
Trafficking
White collar and corporate crime

Coronial inquests

Regulatory offences
Workplace health and safety
Environmental and planning offences

White collar and corporate crime
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)


Family

Restraining orders
 

Public

Environment and planning
Environmental and planning offences

Public and administrative
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)
Customs
Disciplinary proceedings
Discrimination
Extradition
Judicial review and administrative law
Liquor licensing
Merits review
Proceeds of crime
 

Succession

Family Provision Act

 

Profile

Alex Mossop has a broad practice with a focus on the following areas:

  • General commercial matters
  • Employment and industrial law
  • Criminal law particularly white collar and corporate crime
  • Regulatory and civil penalty proceedings including ACCC and ASIC matters
  • Regulatory offences
  • Disciplinary proceedings
  • Inquests and inquiries
  • Sporting tribunals

Alex is also regularly appointed to conduct independent investigations, inquiries and mediations.

He began his career at Freehills (now Herbert Smith Freehills) before serving as Associate to the Honourable Justice AN Siopis of the Federal Court of Australia.  He then practised at Tottle Partners and regularly appeared in commercial, regulatory and disciplinary matters. While at Tottle Partners he was seconded to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Immediately prior to joining the Bar, Alex practised at Timpano Legal in a broad range of criminal and quasi-criminal matters which required regular court appearances in contested applications and jury trials. Alex also serves as a Legal Officer in the Australian Army Reserve.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission: 2010

Qualifications: BA (UWA), LLB (Distinction) (UWA), Grad Dip Military Law (ANU)

 

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