Rob Jardine-Brown is a partner at Wikborg Rein's London Office and is part of the firm's Shipping & Offshore group. Rob has been described by clients as "quite brilliant, intelligent, engaging", with a "first-class mind" and with a "natural instinct for the right case strategy".
Rob has a substantial practice within shipbuilding, offshore and construction matters. In terms of sectors, this spans commercial vessels, offshore units, and superyachts. He works with a wide range of owners, operators and shipyards including a number of Chinese shipyards. When handling disputes, Rob is focused on efficient resolution and enforcement whether through mediation, arbitration or litigation and is not afraid to get to grips with complex financial data or engage with technology to get the job done. In terms of contract negotiation and management, Rob has broad experience within general shipping as well as in offshore, including construction, conversion and refit contracts, as well as operational, drilling and related agreements.
2010: Partner, Wikborg Rein
2007-2009: Partner, Curtis Davis Garrard LLP
2000-2007: Associate and Senior Associate, Curtis Davis Garrard LLP
Rob is an engaging speaker, and regularly gives seminars regarding shipbuilding and offshore related matters.
Bristol University (BA History) BBP Law School