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          Marine & Trade

          It’s a complex industry presenting challenges across jurisdictions and interlinked organisations.

          Marine and Trade

          Our marine work covers cross border disputes, sanctions, piracy, maritime security, the international sale of goods, financing and selling new and pre- owned vessels, leasing and management, transaction finalisation and regulatory filings, bareboat and time charters, and delivery and operation issues.

          "A top quality team, particularly in the field of marine insurance."
          – Chambers & Partners and Legal 500

          Whether you’re an international trade or commodities company, an insurer or reinsurer, a P&I club or shipbuilder, bank or finance house, or even involved in insurance, tax or overseas legal services our recognised maritime law sector specialists are experienced in directing organisations, such as yours, with commercially sensitive and decisive advice.

          Working on contentious or non-contentious, wet or dry matters we combine a commitment to service excellence with innovative, sustainable legal solutions. Our proven track record, across the sector is recognised in the legal directories, where our broad industry team is praised for its insight, understanding and knowledge.

          Our clients include:

          • Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd
          • Babcock

          Jonathan Moss

          • Partner // Global Head of Transport Sector // Head of Marine & Trade
          Connected Services offers a range of stand-alone consultative services that complement our legal offering in each of our core sectors.
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