Alex Spencer > Simcocks > Douglas, Isle Of Man > Lawyer Profile

Simcocks
RIDGEWAY HOUSE
RIDGEWAY STREET
DOUGLAS
IM99 1PY
Isle Of Man
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Work Department

Alternative Investment Market
Banking and Finance
Collective Investment Schemes
Corporate and Commercial
eGaming
Juristrust
Notarial
Private Client
Regulatory
Restructuring and Insolvency
Shipping

Position

Director

Career

Alex specialises in corporate and commercial law. His clients are both domestic and international and include private companies, PLCs, large blue chip institutions and corporate service providers.

He has considerable experience in dealing with matters including corporate acquisitions and disposals, rights issues, AIM listings, shareholders’ agreements, general commercial agreements, security documentation, company migrations and non-contentious liquidation and insolvency matters. Alex also advises on regulatory matters together with banking and finance transactions for both lenders and borrowers.

Admissions

  • Admitted Isle of Man 2004

Memberships

  • Isle of Man Law Society

Education

  • University of Liverpool (LLB Hons) 2001
  • College of Law, Chester (LPC) 2002

Lawyer Rankings

Isle of Man > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Leading individuals)

Alex SpencerSimcocks

Simcocks, which acts as Manx counsel with Magic Circle and prominent UK law firms, has a varied workload that covers asset and acquisition finance, as well as asset securitisation and project development. Alex Spencer, who leads the team, counts major UK and European banks as key clients. He is supported by David Spencer, who is an expert in general banking, ship finance and insurance. Irini Newby is highly skilled in corporate finance.

Isle of Man > Corporate and commercial

Simcocks stands out for its expertise in advising corporate and fiduciary service providers, with a client list containing top UK law firms. Practice head Irini Newby has broad expertise across corporate and commercial work, with additional expertise in complementary areas including property and employment mandates. She is supported by Alex Spencer, who specialises in corporate acquisitions and disposals, as well as public listings. Associate Kevin O’Loughlin, who advises trust providers on corporate and commercial work, is also recommended.