Alex Hookway > Wikborg Rein > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Wikborg Rein
30 Cannon Street

Work Department

Shipping Offshore Industry Group


Alex is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein’s London office and is part of the firm’s Shipping Offshore practice.

Alex has a broad range of contentious experience from the more traditional dry and wet shipping diet through to live casualty attendance, crisis management experience and more latterly disputes involving specialist offshore construction and service vessels such as FPSO’s, drilling rigs, OSVs, DSVs and heavy-lift assets as well drafting and litigating the underlying EPC/EPCI/T & I contracts which underpin the projects.

Alex has been involved in some of the more recent high-profile marine and offshore casualties including Transocean Winner, Charlotte Maersk, MSC Flamina and MOL Comfort amongst others.


2020:   Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein LLP, London
2017-2019  Senior Associate, Watson Farley & Williams LLP, Singapore
2015-2016  Associate, Stephenson Harwood LLP, London
2013-2015  Solicitor, Roose + Partners, London
2010-2013  Trainee Solicitor, then Solicitor, Birketts LLP, Ipswich


2006-2007  Legal Practice Course, University of Law
2004-2006  (LLB (Hons) Cardiff University