Olga is an Associate in the Energy, Marine & Natural Resources team based in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Olga joined Clyde & Co in 2017, having completed LLB and LLM degrees with a particular emphasis on various aspects of shipping, marine insurance and international trade law and having obtained previous experience working in the marine sector. Since joining the firm, Olga has focused on disputes under bills of lading, charterparties, ship management agreements and bunker quality disputes. Her clients include International Group P&I Clubs, shipowners, charterers, ship managers, oil and gas companies as well as cargo interests. She regularly advises clients on these issues and represents them in court and arbitration proceedings (particularly those governed by the LMAA Terms). Olga’s practice is cross-border and she routinely works with clients, counterparties and colleagues in different jurisdictions.
In addition, Olga has experience of drafting shipping related contracts and providing advice on parties’ rights and obligations thereunder.
Olga is fluent in English, French and Russian.