Alexander Hookway
Senior Associate


T: +65 6532 5335 or +65 6551 9188

Summary Open

Alexander is a Senior Associate in the Litigation group in the Singapore office of Watson Farley & Williams. He specialises in offshore energy, shipbuilding and construction disputes.

Alexander previously worked in the Marine & International Trade team at Stephenson Harwood in London before relocating to Singapore.

Experience Open

    Alexander’s experience includes:
    Contentious Experience
  • Alexander works as part of a team which advises on and litigates disputes for field owner/operators, offshore contractors, and shipyards in both arbitration and High Court formats.
  • Alexander has spent time in a major European shipyard working with a client project team assisting and advising on an FPSO conversion.
  • Alongside his Offshore Energy experience, Alexander has handled casualty incidents both in-port and offshore, from initial attendance through to arbitration and High Court, including experience of LOF proceedings.
  • Non-Contentious Experience
  • Alexander advises on EPCI, EPC & T & I contracts for offshore energy projects, including renewables developments. This includes experience of both bespoke insurance policy wording and clauses for specific developments and sub-contracting frameworks.
  • Alexander assists clients with the negotiation of shipbuilding contracts, offshore drilling contracts and long term OSV charter contracts in both Europe and Asia.
  • Alexander has presented on offshore industry standard formats such as SUPPLYTIME, LOGIC forms and more specialist forms such as HEAVYCON.

Education Open

  • Cardiff University, LLB

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Law Society of England & Wales