The core areas of shipping-related expertise are:
– drafting and reviewing international contracts, such as ship sale and purchase contracts, charter-party contracts, agency contracts, ship-building contracts, yacht sale and purchase/refitting contracts, EPC/Turnkey contracts, O&M contracts, commodities sale and purchase contracts; site construction contracts, carriage contracts/documents, including bills of lading;
– disputes resolution and litigation on Hague Rules/Hague-Visby Rules, Hamburg Rules; bills of lading disputes, customs related issues, crew claims and contracts, admiralty claims;
– legal assistance in marine incidents and casualties as collisions, groundings, salvage, towage and related cargo claims, passenger injuries and illness claims, ships/bunkers arrest and release, limitation of shipowner’s liability;
– legal advice in the subscription of protection and indemnity insurance provided by the most important UK-based P&I Clubs, as well as for hull and machinery insurance, charter liability insurance and cargo insurance, providing assistance during the whole period of insurance cover.