Thomas Cooper LLP hires Shipping Specialist Alex McIntosh

International law firm, Thomas Cooper, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex McIntosh, as a partner in its Shipping group, based in London.

Alex has a wide shipping experience with a particular focus on international contracts in trade, insurance and transport, including bills of lading, time & voyage charterparties, LOF salvage, sale and distribution contracts, logistics, marine and non-marine insurance, shipbuilding and asset sale & purchase.

Darryl Kennard, Head of Shipping commented: “We consistently review the market for opportunities to hire suitable specialists who bring additional opportunities and experience which will complement the firm’s development strategy.

We identified Alex’s area as one which dovetails well with our practice and, in particular, our Piraeus office, where Alex practiced for ten years.  Alex will strengthen and complement our existing team very well.”

Alex McIntosh comments:  “I am delighted to join Thomas Cooper, who are internationally well regarded. Their shipping and trade strengths compliment my areas of work and I look forward to working with my new colleagues to service both existing clients and new.”


Thomas Cooper LLP is an international law firm with offices in London, Madrid, Paris, Piraeus, São Paulo and Singapore.

Thomas Cooper’s international shipping group provides a full range of international services in maritime, insurance, trade and finance law and advises Clubs, Ship Owners, Salvors and Insurers. Thomas Cooper has been involved in some of the highest profile major maritime casualties over the years as well as shipping commercial disputes.

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