Alexa Le Moine (Second Six Pupil)

Second Six Pupil

Year of Call: 2018

Alexa is a second six pupil. She accepts instructions in all of Chambers’ areas of practice.

Overview

Alexa is a second six pupil. She accepts instructions in all of Chambers’ areas of practice. Alexa is Youth Court qualified.
 
Throughout pupillage and under the current supervision of James Fletcher, she has observed extradition and international law as well as the prosecution and defence of serious and organised crime.
 

Articles and Legal Updates

Alexa often writes articles and legal updates. Details of her most recent articles are below: 
 
She has also recently assisted Chambers with researching the criminal disclosure practice note for Lexis Nexis PSL.
 

Professional Panel Appointments

  • Government Legal Department, Junior - Junior scheme.

Additional Information

Prior to pupillage, Alexa acted as a County Court Advocate on the South Eastern Circuit representing clients in a range of civil matters. These included hearings for mortgage possession, return of goods, infant approval and bankruptcy as well as applications for summary judgment and to suspend a warrant of eviction.

Education

  • LLM Legal Practice, BPP Law School.
  • LLB (Hons) Law, University of York.

Awards and Scholarships

  • Harmsworth Scholarship, Middle Temple.
  • Blackstone Entrance Exhibition, Middle Temple.
  • Advocacy Award, BPP Law School.

Whilst studying for her undergraduate degree, Alexa took part in the University of York’s Top Advocate Competition. Following her participation as the lead respondent in a moot, she won the title of Top Advocate as judged by Lord Hughes at the Supreme Court.

Professional Memberships

  • The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple.
  • Women in Criminal Law.
  • Criminal Bar Association.
  • Defence Extradition Lawyers Forum.
  • Young Fraud Lawyers Association.

Criminal Defence

Alexa defends clients in the Magistrates’, Youth and Crown Courts. She has been instructed in cases involving: offences of violence, possession and supply of drugs, offensive weapons and dishonesty. 

Alexa has experience in dealing with young defendants. She has completed specialist Youth Justice advocacy training with the Youth Justice Legal Centre.
 

Criminal Prosecutions

Alexa has prosecuted a variety of criminal offences in the Magistrates’ and Youth Courts.

Extradition & International

Alexa has a keen interest in extradition law and accepts instructions in extradition and related matters.