Alexander Morris is a partner in our Sydney office where he specialises in corporate regulatory inquiries, litigation and commercial disputes.
Alex's practice has a particular emphasis upon matters involving the Corporations Act (principally financial services and securities regulation). He acts for listed companies and financial intermediaries in connection with ASIC and ASX investigations and administrative hearings, shareholder class actions, Takeovers Panel applications, schemes of arrangement, compulsory acquisitions and significant commercial disputes. He also advises domestic and offshore financial intermediaries on compliance with Australia's financial services and securities regulation regimes.
Alex also presents the Australian Financial Markets Association training courses on Market Misconduct and Insider Trading and has lectured in undergraduate and postgraduate law courses at the Universities of Sydney and New South Wales concerning evidence, financial services regulation and conflicts of interest.