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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 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

        Partner-led expertise with an innovative approach

        DWF’s global transport practice comprises more than 60 lawyers across the globe who deliver in-depth knowledge of the automotive, maritime, rail, aviation, road transport and logistics sectors.

        Jonathan Moss

        • Partner // Head of Transport Sector