We advise on:

  • Dry shipping including:
    • charterparties
    • bills of lading
    • letters of credit
    • bank guarantees and undertakings
    • other shipping and banking documents
  • Admiralty including:
    • collisions
    • salvage
    • general average
    • towage
    • wreck removal
    • pilotage
    • limitation
  • Sale and purchase of ships and other vessels including:
    • buying
    • selling
    • scrapping
  • Ship and offshore construction
  • Marine and non-marine insurance and reinsurance
  • Trade and international sale of goods
  • Public international law aspects of shipping including:
    • territorial disputes
    • embargoes and maritime blockades
    • marine pollution and environmental disasters
    • international safety regulations; and piracy
    • hijacking and other international crimes on the high seas
  • Dispute resolution, including litigation, arbitration and mediation
  • Drafting contractual documents for shipping and trading ventures
  • Working with loss assessors and loss adjusters on coverage disputes

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