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Well-regarded Italian boutique active in shipping-related litigation and arbitration. Assists clients with contractual negotiations in relation to shipbuilding contracts, sales or purchases of shipping assets and restructurings. Further advises clients on emergency situations such as collisions and oil pollution. Additionally covers transportation and international trade law, and handles a range of corporate and competition matters. Expertise extends to yachts.
One client highlights the team's "deep knowledge of the maritime law and ability to find customer-friendly solutions," adding: "Their service has always been very accurate and the suggestions have been very specific and helpful."
Another interviewee considers the lawyers in the team as "reliable and trustworthy supporting partners in our activities."
Clients describe Lawrence Dardani as "methodical and able to propose straightforward solutions," with one of them affirming: "He is a fierce litigator with deep knowledge of shipping legal issues."He is adept at handling both litigation and arbitration proceedings, including those with a multi-jurisdictional angle to them.
Luca Di Marco is recognised for his experience in shipping mandates. He routinely advises clients on contentious mandates involving the arrest or loss of yachts.
Clients report that the "highly experienced" Maurizio Dardani is "precise, well prepared and clear in giving advice to the clients." He represents clients in complex contentious mandates, including criminal investigations as part of claims for damages.