Alexander Edwards Associates


Alexander Edwards

Alex acts for a wide range of clients in connection with finance, commercial and corporate matters, specialising in real estate debt finance.

Alex’s primarily advises lenders, sponsors, property developers, servicers, and corporate borrowers on all forms of real estate debt finance including senior and mezzanine loans, bridging finance as well as restructuring existing loan facilities. In addition, Alex’s construction law expertise allows him to provide a comprehensive service to his clients on development finance transactions, dealing with both the finance and construction elements.

Alex also advises on all forms of contentious and non-contentious insolvency situations, mergers and acquisitions, corporate and commercial contracts, and corporate governance issues.

Alex is recognised in The Legal 500, UK edition (2024) as being a “standout member of the team. He is quick to understand the brief, diligent, and clearly communicates any issues that arise. He manages the deals well throughout and is easy to chat to”, as well as being “very personable and commercial and always available to discuss any matter”. Clients commenting in The Legal 500 2023 guide described Alex as “knowledgeable, a clear communicator, always helpful, and has good commercial awareness”.