Shipping and Ship Building

Our Work covers all areas of dry shipping, wet shipping, commodities, and ship construction and sales. We have expertise in shipbuilding disputes involving a wide range of different types of vessel, from high speed yachts to FPSOs and container ships, acting both for and against shipyards all over the world.

Members of our team work with international law firms and P&I clubs on behalf of ship owners, charterers, shipyards, drilling contractors, cargo interests and banks. We have expertise in charterparty and bill of lading disputes, ship sale and purchase, ship mortgages, liens, admiralty matters including collision, towage and pilotage, and also commercial shipbuilding, superyacht and mega yacht disputes, including brokers commission claims and disputes concerning refund guarantees.

Our members appear in a wide range of international shipping arbitrations (including LMAA, LCIA, ICC, HKIAC, SIAC, SCMA and other arbitral tribunals).