Chris rejoined Clyde & Co in Singapore in 2011 after five years with the FD&D department of the North of England P&I Club. His experience covers a wide variety of marine contracts, including all manner of charter parties, bills of lading, COAs, bunker supply contracts on which he advises ship owners and operators, charterers, traders, bunker suppliers and their insurers.

Chris advises H&M, offshore and P&I insurers on coverage issues and acts for insurers in pursuing subrogated recovery actions in South East Asia. As a result Chris has experience of working with correspondent lawyers across Asia Pacific and of supervising the handling of cases in the Indonesian, Thai and Malaysian courts. Chris has experience of mediation, English high Court proceedings and international arbitration under LMAA, HKIAC, SCMA and SIAC rules.