Alexander Campbell

Profession

Barrister, Field Court Chambers

Biography

Alex is a skilful and experienced barrister whose practice primarily spans issues of public law and property law.  Alex’s experience of complex public law issues including human rights, equality issues makes him extremely well-placed to assist clients in litigation across the many fields of law in which these issues arise.

Alex has been praised by judges as an 'excellent’ advocate, for his ‘forensic precision’ in approaching cases and has been described as ‘an expert’ in his fields of practice.  He is well-liked by clients for his approachable manner and for his ability to bring clarity to complex cases.  He is ranked in Chambers and Partners 2018 and is described as a ‘rising junior with a growing reputation’.

Alex was called to the Bar after an exceptionally strong academic background.  Alex holds a law degree from Trinity College, Cambridge and was awarded multiple prizes for his academic performance whilst there. He holds a Master’s degree in French Law from France’s most prestigious law school, l’Université de Paris II – Panthéon-Assas, and a Master’s degree with distinction in public law and human rights from University College London. Alex has been the recipient of a prestigious Pegasus Scholarship under which he spent time working as a barrister in Paris.

Alex writes regularly in legal publications in his areas of practice online, in journals and books.

Contact details

alexander.campbell@fieldcourt.co.uk / 020 7405 6114

Areas of Practice

Dispute Resolution

Year Qualified

2010

Education

LLM (Public Law and Human Rights) (with Distinction) – University College London
MA in Law – Trinity College, Cambridge
Maîtrise en droit (Master’s degree in French law) – Université de Paris II – Panthéon-Assas
Bar Vocational Course

Memberships

Constitutional and Administrative Law Bar Association
Social Housing Law Association
Property Bar Association
Franco-British Lawyers’ Society
Lesbian and Gay Lawyers’ Association
Bar Lesbian and Gay Group