Alex Amos Partner

Alex advises a wide range of asset managers and investors on the structuring and establishment of, and investment in, alternative funds. His particular focus is on credit and real estate funds.

Alex’s focus is on the raising of alternative funds, as well as funds-of-one / managed accounts, joint ventures, pledge funds, co-investment vehicles and alternatives to the traditional widely held blind pool fund model. Alex also advises asset managers on team incentive arrangements, conflicts, allocation policies and all the wider elements relating to operating an alternatives business.  He has advised on funds domiciled in Luxembourg, Cayman Islands, the Channel Islands, Ireland and the UK.

Alex spent six months on secondment in the legal team at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He regularly speaks at external industry conferences and is a contributor to industry bodies as well as leading asset management publications and texts. Private Funds Management named Alex in its list of the top 30 private funds lawyers under 40, identified by the industry and their peers as the best in their field. Alex is also listed as a leading lawyer by Who's Who Legal Private Funds 2021.


What people are saying


""He is very good at assessing clients' needs and responding to them.""

Chambers UK 2021

"Alex Amos has an excellent practice with great clients. He is technically very skilled and articulate but he also maintains a calm and thoughtful demeanour during transactions, which is very helpful with problem-solving."

IFLR1000 2018

"Alex Amos is 'very intelligent, articulate and always calm, even under pressure in urgent transactions'."

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Sources find Alex Amos to be a 'very experienced' lawyer with 'good strength all round'."

Chambers UK 2015

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