We provide advise to shipowners, charterers, carriers, shipmanagers, forwarders and their respective insurers and assist to resolve commercial and legal matters. We maintain contacts with prominent law firms overseas that enables our office to act as coordinator in concurrent litigation in different jurisdictions.

Our advice and assistance extends to all types of maritime and shipping works and include:

  • Registration of ship owning companies
  • Registration of vessels and choice of flag
  • Preparation of shipbuilding contracts and acquisition of new tonnage
  • Matters relating to the financing, ownership and operation of ships and related security documentation
  • Marine insurance advice in connection with the coverage of marine, hull, P & I and cargo insurance and claims under marine policies
  • Tax considerations
  • Advise on matters related to aviation (aircraft acquisition, registration, operation and financing)