Shipping and International Trade Authority to advise shipping and international trade businesses

Our team comprises highly acclaimed, expert legal counsel with over 40 years' experience in shipping, giving an in-depth and broad understanding of both the legal and personal issues  that may arise from trading goods and products overseas, or even  the import and export of goods from the UK. This includes deep expertise on the issues and contractual problems your business can face, whether this is about the contracts, bills of lading, letters of credit, or even during the carrying voyage. We aim to unravel these difficult problems amicably and swiftly.

Even in the event of unexpected unwillingness to compromise, we are experts in handling these tribunals.

What we advise on:

  • International trade disputes
  • Time and voyage charters
  • Bills of lading
  • Letters of credit
  • Customs formalities
  • Commodity disputes
  • New building disputes

We focus on:

  • Immediate advice
  • Certainty on costs
  • Resolution at the earliest possible stage

Key Contacts

Antonello Leogrande
Clive Thorp

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