Ports and Terminals
We have extensive experience in both hard and soft issues for ports and terminals, and regularly work with industry, government and the legislature on matters of law, policy or operations. Our coverage includes regulation, competition and service level mediation across services such as stevedoring, cargo handling and insurance.
We provide admiralty services including ship (or cargo) arrest, release, and entry of caveats. We can serve as correspondents for P & I Clubs, and provide round-the-clock response for urgent claim preparation. We provide top-of-the-range services on wet shipping, including collisions, salvage and towage. We have deep knowledge of...
Cargo Representation (Wet and Dry)
We have a strong commitment to cargo interests and regularly act for parties with interest in wet or dry cargo. Cargo loss, delay or damage is a recurring problem for which our understanding of the complexities relating to bills of lading has helped numerous clients. We represent clients for bills of lading, charter parties, warehous...
Shipping and Maritime Law
Our flagship Shipping and Marine Practice Group is an acknowledged industry leader. Our expertise here is wide-ranging, including admiralty claims, cargo representation, marine insurance, marine environment, carriage of goods by sea, international trade, ports and terminals. We give technical guidance in ...
We advise on compliance relating to marine environmental laws and regulations by ships, oil installations, ports and terminals in Nigeria. Our expertise covers marine pollution, ballast water, bunker regulations and the range of incidental liability and compensation
We work with insurance and reinsurance companies to provide effective legal cover for marine insurance contracts. We provide support for hull and machinery cover as well as wet and dry cargo claims, including those relating to subrogation, general average, sue and labour. We are mindful of the issues that attend peculiar claim situat...