Matthew Alker


About Matthew Alker

Matthew is an Associate at Wikborg Rein's London office. He is a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and a member of the firm's Shipping and Offshore practice.

During his training contract with the firm, Matthew was seconded to a leading member of the International Group of P&I Clubs.

Matthew has experience in all aspects of dispute resolution in the shipping and offshore industries, and handles both "wet" and "dry" shipping disputes. He has acted for clients in English Admiralty Court and Commercial Court proceedings, LMAA arbitrations, Mediations and Early Neutral Evaluation.

Work experience
  • 2022 -

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2021 - 2022

    Claims Executive (Seconded Trainee Solicitor), Gard AS, Oslo

  • 2020 - 2022

    Trainee Solicitor, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2019 - 2020

    Paralegal, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2018

    Legal Intern, BW Group, Oslo

  • 2019 - 2020

    LPC LLM, University of Law

  • 2016 - 2019

    Law (LLB), University of Liverpool