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NJORD Law Firm

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What the team is known for

NJORD Law Firm handles contentious shipping mandates pertaining to vessel damage and cargo claims. The legal team is also knowledgeable in regulatory topics. Additionally, the department advises on commercial and operational matters such as the negotiation of charter parties.

Strengths

Sources praise the team's "in-depth knowledge of the industry."

Notable practitioners

Ulla Fabricius advises clients on a broad spectrum of contentious and non-contentious shipping and transportation law. She has particular experience in cases involving the damage and loss of cargo and vessels. One client describes her as a "highly skilled transport law expert."

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Overview

For years, NJORD Law Firm's Shipping and Transport department has advised domestic and international transport, shipping, and insurance companies, including P&I clubs, brokers, and stevedores, on all aspects within transport, shipping, and insurance, including: 

  • Marine insurance and reinsurance (cargo, hull, and P&I)
  • Cargo claims
  • Collisions and groundings
  • Arrest of vessels
  • All types of carriage contracts
  • Passenger ferries, cruise ships and leisure travel
  • Ship owners’ liability
  • Ship finance, sale and purchase
  • New technology and regulation
  • Offshore
  • Pool agreements, management agreements and shared services
  • Supplier contracts including bunker disputes
  • Port operations, storage and warehousing
  • Tax, duties, and VAT relating to shipping and EU customs
  • Litigation and arbitration

The department has special expertise in drafting and negotiating complex logistic contracts and transport concepts, and Partner Ulla Fabricius has been appointed as a specialist of and by the ICC International Commission for Transport, Logistics, Trade, and Customs.

The department also counts veteran litigator and Partner Thomas Ryhl, who represents many of our clients before Danish and EU courts.

Members

Fabricius, Ulla (Head of Department)

Ryhl, Thomas (Head of Department)

Hebsgaard Muff, Steffen

Ishøj, Lene

Krath, Torben

Schaap, Christian

Worsøe, Anders

Industries

Energy

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Software and Computer Services

Technology, Hardware & Electronics

Transportation

Travel and Leisure

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NJORD Law Firm

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Location

Pilestræde 58

Aarhus C

Midtjylland

Denmark

DK 1112

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Ulla Fabricius
Band 2