Giannicola Forte provides comprehensive legal services in shipping matters (with particular experience in bill of lading disputes, collisions and groundings, salvage, towage, ships and bunkers arrest and release, environment and pollution, passenger injuries and illness claims, crew claims and contracts; dispute resolution and litigation on Hague Rules/Hague-Visby Rules, Hamburg Rules) corporate and commercial law (corporate structures and shareholdings, joint ventures), international or Italian contracts (agency and distribution agreements, franchising and supply contracts, contractual disputes), multimodal transportations (liability of freight forwarders, carriers, warehouse keepers, including air carriage, disputes on Rotterdam Rules, Montreal Convention, Warsaw Convention, CMR Convention), import-export trading (sale of goods, cross-border and jurisdictional disputes), also advising creditors and/or companies on bankruptcy law (insolvency, debt restructuring) and civil disputes (enforcement in Italy of foreign court decisions and arbitration awards, debt recovery and collection). He also has experience in taxation, real estate, intellectual property, finance, loans and credit facilities, no-profit organizations.

Giannicola is admitted to the Italian Bar (Naples) and speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Giannicola Forte fornisce attività legale di consulenza in diritto della navigazione, trasporto multimodale, diritto societario ed aziendale, contrattualistica nazionale ed internazionale, assistendo la clientela anche in fase contenziosa ed in procedure concorsuali, di riorganizzazione aziendale e di riconoscimento di lodi arbitrali e sentenze straniere. Inoltre, ha avuto precedenti esperienze in diritto tributario e fiscalità aziendale, proprietà immobiliari, diritto industriale, contratti di finanziamento, terzo settore. È ammesso alla pratica di avvocato in Italia, iscritto all’Ordine degli Avvocati di Napoli, e parla, oltre all’italiano, l’inglese e lo spagnolo.