Hill Dickinson's marine, trade and energy business group is based in London, Manchester, Liverpool, Monaco, Greece, Hong Kong and Singapore. The division comprises four main teams acting on corporate, commercial, regulatory and litigation matters in the marine industry :†
As well as acting on behalf of the key parties in the yacht insurance market, members of the team also routinely advise owners, managers, brokers designers and builders in relation to sale and purchase issues, build contracts and financing on yachts up to 150 metres.
The team 100 lawyers including 7 mariners and receives instructions from the full spectrum of those involved in the maritime industry including ship owners, charterers, shipyards, P&I clubs, oil majors, insurers and reinsurers and has a highly specialised team dealing with port and terminal operators, underwriters and traders. A highly specialised and award winning PI and Regulatory team deal with personal injury and regulatory matters with particular specialisms in the port and cruise sectors.
We have extensive expertise in handling the disputes and non-contentious matters which arise from the international sale of commodities. This expertise extends to a broad range of goods and commodities, including softs, oils, their by-products and metals.
Cargo, Freight and Logistics
Our cargo and freight team offers specialist legal services to the cargo, logistics and warehousing industries in both the operator and insurance sectors.
Each team works closely with an international network of marine surveyors, investigators and loss adjusters, providing the complete marine legal service.
The teams offer a†24/7 emergency service†to attend casualties, completions and other urgent situations.
For further information please contact Maria Pittordis on 020 7283 9033 or visit www.hilldickinson.com