Alexandra Cartwright > DWF > Bristol, England > Lawyer Profile

DWF
REDCLIFF QUAY
120 REDCLIFF STREET
BRISTOL
BS1 6HU
England

Work Department

Alexandra specialises in defendant professional indemnity work and provides advice to insurers and insured professionals in relation to professional negligence claims.

Position

Director

Career

Alexandra has a particular focus on defending claims of varying sizes and complexity against construction professionals (including claims made against Design and Construct policies). She also regularly defends claims against other professionals (including solicitors, accountants, IFAs, surveyors, brokers, insolvency practitioners and property managers), and advises insurers on policy coverage issues and disputes.

Lawyer Rankings

South West > Insurance > Professional negligence

DWF leverages its strong insurance sector connections to assist insurers, brokers and insured professionals in the defence of professional negligence claims and disciplinary complaints. The group made some significant hires in 2020, taking on veteran professional negligence lawyer Ian Welland from Reynolds Colman Bradley LLP and experienced insurance lawyer John Eastlake from Clyde & Co. The ‘excellent‘ Simon Mason leads the practice, with ‘a wealth of knowledge and experience‘ in defence-side matters. Director Alexandra Cartwright is another standout lawyer with experience in claims across the professional services.