Alex Zachary is a partner and the head of the firm’s top-tier ranked corporate and commercial team. Alex advises on substantial M&A transactions and a wide range of other corporate and commercial matters.


Alex has extensive experience in helping clients in the waste management and recycling, pharmaceutical and technology sectors.  His key client relationships include the Biffa Group, and the Summerleaze Group and the MiTek Group.

Clients interviewed by the UK legal directories have highlighted Alex’s “excellent understanding of the commercial environment and the application of the law” (Chambers UK). “He's very capable and gives excellent client service,” comments one source. “He's a strong advocate for us as a team,” says another, further explaining: “In lawyer-to-lawyer conversations he represents us very well and he's very good at sticking to his guns where needed.”


Alex is regarded as a ‘Leading Individual’ in both the corporate and commercial and environment practices by independent legal directory, The Legal 500. He is also listed as a Band 1 Environment lawyer by Chambers UK. Alex has been a member of the firm’s Board since 2010.

“Alex is excellent. He is thorough, diligent, pragmatic and extremely knowledgable.” – Chambers UK. 

Alex ZacharyThe Legal 500 – The Clients Guide to Law Firms

Outside the office

Alex is a keen sportsman. He plays football regularly, enjoys a round of golf and avidly supports Tottenham Hotspur.

He's extremely knowledgeable and pragmatic with strong commercial acumen. He is patient with clients, providing detailed advice where required.
Chambers UK