Edward Terry North is the managing partner of Alexiou Knowles & Co. He was confirmed in this position in 2022 when Emanuel Alexiou retired as a partner of the Firm at the end of 2021.
As a litigating attorney Terry’s core areas of expertise include insurance, real estate, trust and estates and employment law. Terry has evolved as an accomplished advocate with notable successes and a strong reputation with clients. He has recently acted as co-counsel for the defendants in a high-profile trust & estates action. He has also been involved in defending a leading insurer with respect to claims involving life policies.
Terry attended the University of the West Indies where he obtained an LLB degree and completed his legal education as a pupil in the law chambers of Isaacs Johnson & Co. He was admitted to the Bahamas Bar in 1978. In the early years of his career Terry began as a transactional lawyer, with a busy practice involved in matters related to real estate, corporate and commercial law and trust & estate law.