Alex specialises in insurance law with a particular focus on marine litigation, personal injury (claimant and defendant) and product liability. Alex regularly acts for insurers, P&I Clubs and ferry operators in relation to both public and employer’s liability claims involving merchant, passenger and pleasure vessels. He is experienced in investigating marine accidents and liaises with both the MCA and MAIB. Alex also has experience in cargo and freight claims.
Memberships include the British Marine Federation, the Insurance, Finance and Legal Association, Superyacht UK and the Yacht Brokers, Designers and Surveyors Association.
Keystone Law has ‘wide knowledge of the marine industry’. Consultant solicitors Daniel Crockford and Alex Penberthy ‘have a straightforward approach to problems’.
Legal 500 2016
Listed in the Legal 500 UK 2015 as a ‘very personable’ member of Keystone Law’s ‘flexible and responsive’ team that advises clients such as Sunderland Marine, Amlin, R&Q Marine Services and Sarnia Yachts.
|2013||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2012-2013||Greenwoods | Assistant Solicitor|
|2011-2012||Fox Hartley Solicitors | Assistant Solicitor|
|2009-2011||DAC Beachcroft LLP | Assistant Solicitor|
|2009||Qualified as a Solicitor|
|2006-2009||Bartons Solicitors | Trainee Solicitor|