Maritime Law

We advise on some of the toughest issues in the maritime sector, including restructurings, refinancing, capital raising, M&A transactions, private equity involvement, regulatory compliance and disputes. We have extensive experience in bankruptcy proceedings and workouts and in financing transactions in a broad range of sector segments, in addition to a variety of general fleet financing, with regards to liquid natural gas (LNG) transportation and offshore rig assets and ports and related infrastructure. We have extensive experience advising clients on "full value chain" investing where they seek to acquire maritime assets for their own businesses, as well as knowledge and experience in fundamental maritime issues relating to time and bare-boat charters, tax leases, flagging, classification, ship-building contracts, ship mortgages and delivery disbursement conditions. Our clients include banks, underwriters and other financial institutions, shipping companies, oil and gas companies, government agencies, and private equity and hedge funds.