SHIPPING AND MARITIME

Dry, Wet, Finance, Shipbuilding, Charterparties, Yacht Sale and Purchase

We act in all areas of shipping and maritime law, both dry and wet. We advise, negotiate and represent clients in both arbitrations and litigation involving, for instance, charterparties, bills of lading, collision, salvage, shipbuilding contracts, jurisdiction, conflict of laws and ship sale and purchase. We also organise and participate in ad hoc arbitrations in the main dispute resolution centres such as London, Paris, Stockholm, Geneva, Dubai and Nicosia. We have experience with the major arbitration rules such as UNCITRAL, ICC and LCIA.

COMMODITIES AND AGRIBUSINESS

FOB, CIF, GAFTA, Arbitrations

We cover all aspects of agribusiness matters, "from farm to fork". We have expertise in the main aspects of the international trade of commodities. We advise and litigate over all types of sale of goods contracts, such as FOB and CIF. We also represent issues relating to GAFTA, LME, FOSFA. We advise on joint ventures, land issues, warehousing, pest control and export/import. Matters include WTO, market access, finance, hedging, futures and blockchain technologies.

ENERGY AND OIL & GAS

Bids, Platforms, Exploration, Drilling, Renewables

We have unparalleled expertise in both the upstream and the downstream sectors. We advise from the preparation of bids to the negotiation of joint-ventures and project finance. We also represent clients in issues relating to drilling and exploration, offshore commissioning and maintenance, and trading and futures. We have vast experience with renewables as well, including wind power, ethanol, batteries, smart metres and intelligent systems.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE

We have expertise in all areas involving insurance and reinsurance. We have particular expertise in Marine Insurance, Political Risk, War, Business interruption, Farming and Agricultural Insurance, Investment Risk and Bermuda Form. 

Marine Insurance, Agricultural Insurance, Political Risk, Bermuda Form