Marine lawyer with 25 years experience advising on the full range of Superyacht and Shipping matters with a focus on acquisition (newbuilding, sale and purchase) and finance, charters and the resolution of related disputes. Acts for owners, banks/lenders, builders, charterers, brokers and trustees. Superyacht: 20 years experience of motor and sailing yachts from 24m to over 160m built in all major centers of construction such as Italy, Holland, Germany, Turkey and USA, and newer countries like Taiwan, and mostly for HNWI private clients in Europe, Russia, US, Middle East, Australia and HK/China. Experience of most commercial shipping sectors; tankers, bulk and containers, with a growing involvement in off-shore, energy and renewables. Advising clients in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Far East. Aviation experience in purchase, lease and charter of jets and engines. Specialties: Maritime Law, Shipping, Superyachts, Marine Construction, International Arbitration, Marine Litigation and Ship Arrest.