POCA Work & Asset Forfeiture

Chambers UK Bar, 2023

Alex Cook, Band 2

Alexander Cook is recognised for his experience in high-value, precedent-setting proceeds of crime cases, and is further skilled at dealing with POCA matters relating to banking, finance and asset tracing as a result of his commercial chancery background. Cook has particular experience in international civil recovery cases.

“Alexander is incredibly hard-working, and exhibits amazing attention to detail.”

“He is a very able and commercial advocate.”

“Alex is able to see his way through very complex facts and issues and present extremely thorough, well-rehearsed arguments which are incredibly persuasive.”

“Excellent on his feet and incredibly thorough.”

“Alex is calm, confident, measured and incisive in his cross-examination. He is also extremely responsive, hard-working and someone who explains complex legal issues clearly.”

“Eloquent and popular, he is an effective and confident senior junior.”

“Dynamic, bright and astute, he knows the law well and his written work is excellent.”