Shipping and Maritime

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Shipping and Maritime

 

Our firm advises on and undertake all matters related to shipping and maritime laws including:

 

  • Arrest, attachment and release of vessels;
  • Regulatory and, legislative matters related to the Nigeria Customs Service;
  • Vessel documentation;
  • Regulatory compliance and port leasing;
  • Labour and employment matters related to vessel crewing and rig workers;
  • Contracts of carriage of goods by sea, drafting and advising on contracts of freight and bills of lading;
  • Maritime hazards: ship collision, fire, groundings and sinking of ships, salvage and towage;
  • Cargo loss or damage claims, including bulk and containerized carriage;
  • Charter Parties: – drafting, negotiation, and arbitration;
  • Personal injury defences;
  • Review of maritime insurance policies;