Admiralty, Maritime and Transport

Our team includes acknowledged experts in all major areas of contentious maritime activity, advising a diverse range of leading international and national clients.

We are recognised as leading advisers on all major claims covering cargo, hull and machinery, general carriage of goods, CMR, marine casualty and personal injury.

The team is noted for its admiralty work offering significant experience in the arrest of vessels and enforcement of security. We frequently provide immediate assistance following collisions, casualties and other accidents.

Our experience includes:

  • Ship owners on a collision at sea.
  • On the arrest and detention of a sister ship.
  • Ship owners on the detention of a vessel by the Port State Control and obtaining their release.


  • Freight forwarders and hauliers on the damage and detention of cargo.