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Marine insurance

Protecting your vessel against damage inflicted by a third party is essential and so is legal advice should you find yourself in a situation where a claim is being pursued against you.

Our approachable team is highly proficient in all aspects of marine law and the complexities of insurance.

Here are just some of the areas we can help you with:

  • Insurance coverage and policy wording: advice on the wording of insurance policies and whether losses are covered by the policy
  • Disputes: advice in relation to disputes arising under insurance policies
  • Defended claims and subrogated recoveries: advice and assistance, working in conjunction with your insurers, in defending claims being pursued against you in respect of a liability which is covered by your insurance and in pursuing claims against third parties on behalf of you and your insurers to recover losses and expenses suffered as a result of the third party’s negligence
  • Uninsured loss recovery: advice and assistance with pursuing claims against third parties responsible for losses for which you have no insurance cover, including any policy excess (see Claims)

We know all the ins and outs of the law concerning marine insurance and claims and will be pleased to help and advise you.

Latest News & Blogs

Approach voyages
Feb
2018

In a recent case, the English Court was asked to consider the nature of the obligations on the owners of the vessel on an approach voyage, when the charterparty did not include any ETA dates for the ship for the delivery port, but did include a cancelling date.

Containers coffee
Jan
2018

A legal dispute concerning a cargo of Columbian green coffee beans, which were carried in 20 unventilated containers to Germany, has made its way up to the Court of Appeal.

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