Over the past two decades, we have been involved in a wide range of charterparty disputes, dealing with a vast variety of issues relating to laytime & demurrage, off hire, withdrawal for non-payment of hire, vessels delivery and redelivery, failure to tender redelivery notices, bunker claims, speed claims etc. Additionally, we represent clients in arbitrations stemming from charterparty disputes.
We have acted for and against cargo interests, in relation to cargo claims and short-landing claims. In addition, we have been involved in numerous cases, wherein shipowners face liability for delivering cargo without production of the bill of lading, cases involving switching of bills of lading, splitting of bills of lading and letters of indemnity. We have also provided advice and appeared in arbitrations relating to commodity sale contracts.