really enjoys his work and specialises in all aspects of financial
relief consequent on family breakdown; whether following marriage or
partnership. He particularly enjoys the forensic detail and the search
for information buried within the disclosure, followed by the cross
examination that flows from that analysis.
Alexander is a Trial specialist who thrives on the advocacy. He relishes cross-examination in all cases, but particularly those involving non-disclosure. In spite of this specialism, Alexander successfully settles the majority of his case work.
Appointments and Memberships Alexander is a member of the Family Law Bar Association and of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) Family Arbitration.
Education Alexander read Theology at Kings College London and graduated as a Bachelor of Divinity. Thereafter, he took the conversion course and his Bar exams before joining QEB as a pupil and then tenant.
Personal Alexander is married and loves all things Mediterranean.
Alexander Thorpe QC
CASES AND PUBLICATIONS
"gives sound practical advice throughout and is an eloquent and skilled advocate."
Chambers & Partners 2012