About Us

Alex Chester’s legal career has been focussed in the South East since 1994 giving him an in depth knowledge of the local business market and strong connections within the business community.

Having been a Partner in two of the largest regional law firms before establishing BrightLaw in 2009, he has extensive experience, expertise and knowledge acting for a range of businesses, from start-ups through to small-medium enterprises / owner managed businesses and larger corporate entities.

Alex’s degree in Law and Computing has given him a sound foundation to specialise in computer software related agreements, new media businesses, intellectual property based businesses and e-commerce.

Alex has lectured on intellectual property and commercial contract issues, which are often important for new media and technology businesses.



Outside of work Alex’s main interests are Formula 1 and other motorsports, go-karting, cars generally, rock concerts, the occasional bit of clay pigeon shooting, real ale and craft beers (separately from the shooting and go-karting), travel.