Shipping

Our team of specialist lawyers provide a first-rate service to clients operating within the global Shipping Industry. We have a sound knowledge of how the industry operates across dry shipping, admiralty and transactional work. We represent the full spectrum of those involved in the industry, including ship-owners and charterers, international agencies, shipyards, marine insurance underwriters, governments and brokers.

We understand the issues and challenges faced by our domestic and international clients in the Shipping Industry. Our dedicated team provide tailored drafting of:

  • engineering and procurement contracts
  • professional appointments
  • construction and engineering contracts
  • collateral warranties and bonds
  • novation agreements
  • operation and maintenance agreements
  • joint venture agreements
  • strategic partnerships

 We also provide onshore and offshore transactional advice on:

  • ship building contracts
  • sale transactions
  • shipping loan enforcement
  • insolvency

Our experience of the construction and engineering sectors enables us to advise employers, construction professionals and contractors involved on projects in the Shipping Industry. Our Services includes:

  • Training & educating employers, contractors and sub-contractors on all aspects of construction and engineering contracts
  • Advise on risk allocation
  • Drafting bespoke contracts
  • Project Management
  • Dispute avoidance
  • Dispute resolution including Arbitration and Litigation
  • Appointments as Arbitrators

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