Alexandra Rodina

Alexandra Rodina

Partner London, United Kingdom

Qualification

  • Qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 2000.

Alexandra is a partner based in our London office who specialises in aviation insurance. 

Her area of practice comprises handling of all types of aviation liability claims, including management of complex multi-jurisdictional claims, baggage, cargo, hull, personal injury and general aviation business. She has experience of legal systems throughout the world but with an emphasis on Russia, former Soviet Union countries and Eastern Europe.

She is lead Counsel handling claims arising from the following major accidents: Metrojet, Reg EI-ETJ at Egypt (2015), and Tatarstan Airlines, B737-500 at Kazan (2013). Alexandra played an active role in the handling of claims arising from the following major losses: Aeroflot, B737-500 at Perm (2008); Sibir, A310 at Irkutsk (2006); KAM Air, B737-200 near Kabul (2005); UM Air, YAK-42D Turkey (2003); Sibir, TU154 Black Sea (2001); Vlad Avia, TU154 at Irkutsk (2001); and Aeroflot A310 at Mezhdurechensk (1994).

Alexandra is recognised in the London Aviation Insurance Market as the ‘go to lawyer’ for aviation claims in Russia, countries of CIS and Eastern Europe.

She is a member of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers and the Russian Association of Aviation and Space Insurers (RAASI), and regularly lectures on aviation and insurance topics and contributes to The Aviation Law Review publication. 

Her local knowledge and expertise when dealing with Russian claims makes her outstanding

The Gracechurch report 2016

Market recognition

  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Aviation (London)'
    The Legal 500 UK 2018/19
  • Described as ‘very strong’ 
    The Legal 500 UK 2016
  • Recommended Lawyer in The Legal 500 UK 2017

Work highlights

  • Alexandra has been lead counsel in the two latest major losses involving Russian Airlines, representing the operators and their insurers in dealing with various claims arising from the crashes in 2013 and 2015.
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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 UK 2019

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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017

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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2016