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Practice Summary

Alyssa has a broad commercial practice in line with Chambers’ profile. She has worked on a variety of commercial disputes in areas such as civil fraud, banking, energy, shareholder disputes and jurisdiction challenges. Alyssa has worked in counsel teams of various sizes and has appeared a number of times as sole counsel in the County Court. Alyssa recently spent five months as a Judicial Assistant in the Commercial Court, where she worked on cases such as Marme Inversiones 2007 SL v Natwest Markets Plc [2019] EWHC 366 (Comm) and Tugushev v Orlov [2019] EWHC 645 (Comm).

Recent instructions include appearing with Conall Patton in the Court of Appeal on behalf of Glencore in Minera Las Bambas SA v Glencore Queensland Ltd, concerning tax indemnity claims arising out of the sale of a Peruvian mining company.  

Alyssa has a particular interest in jurisdictional disputes and matters involving points of company law. Alyssa also previously taught Contract Law as a Teaching Fellow at UCL.