Shipping and Maritime

We have a deep understanding of the traditional principles and evolving trends in maritime and shipping law. We are therefore able to ensure that maritime transactions are well negotiated, structured, and documented.

We represent clients from all maritime sectors such as vessel owners/operators, shippers, carriers, stevedores, fisheries, cruise lines, non-vessel-operating common carriers, salvage companies, shipyards, and insurers.

Our experience and cross sector expertise allows us to provide advice at the highest standard.

Notable matters: 

  • Successfully assisted local party obtain a swift settlement of unpaid fuel bills following the application and enforcement of an overnight ship arrest order. 
  • Assisting a Singaporean client in negotiations and formulating joint ventures with state owned entities in relation to expanding existing marine services in Maldives including but not limited to creating a new international ship registry in Maldives in order to attract Maldives as a flag of convenience destination as well as providing additional services such as bunkering.

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