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Alex is a commercial litigation practitioner, working primarily in the maritime field. He has particular interests in Brazil, Korea, Europe and the Middle East. He was appointed a partner in 1991. Alex is co-lead of our Korean business team.


  • University of Oxford, M.A., Jurisprudence

  • England und Wales

  • Griechisch


  • Shipping - International Firms; Practice - Band 2 of 2; Individual ranking – Alex Andrews (Band 2 of 2) Ranked in Chambers Global for South Korea Shipping (Expertise Based Abroad), 2020 -2021
  • Ranked in Chambers Asia-Pacific for South Korea Shipping: International Firms, 2020-2021
  • Ranked in Chambers UK for UK-wide Shipping, 2020-2021
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 UK for Shipping, 2020 
  • Listed as a ‘Super Lawyer’ in the 2015 list of London Super Lawyers
  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in the United Kingdom for Shipping Law, 2020

Notable Quotes

  • One source singles out maritime litigator Alex Andrews for his "strong reputation in the market" and "experience in dealing with complex and high-value disputes." An impressed client adds: "His advice is academically very strong and really gets to the bottom of the legal issues, but at the same time considers the client’s strategy and practical needs." - Shipping - International Firms
  • "Alex Andrews really gets to the bottom of the legal issues, but at the same time his advice considers the clients' strategy and practical needs." - Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021