Hill Dickinson LLP

Shipping Department

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What the team is known for Notable firm able to deploy considerable shipping litigation experience in a number of key jurisdictions. Clients include ship owners, financial institutions, charterers and P&I clubs. Contentious capabilities encompass a range of matters, including piracy, casualty claims and a wealth of dry shipping matters. Increasing expertise in international arbitration proceedings concerning import issues, following the expansion of its commodities and trade practice. Especially strong in the Greek market.

Strengths A client said the firm offers "the most practical and pragmatic solution. Based on their solid and diverse track record, they can make a bespoke approach and feasible solution for our needs."

A peer considered the firm to be "certainly a first-class group."

Work highlights Represented the owner and club of the 'ANEMONE' in a USD3.5 million matter in relation to cargo claims and the alleged unseaworthiness of the ship due to engine breakdown.

Notable practitioners

Piraeus-based Maria Moisidou is a key contact.