December 14, 2018

Clyde & Co launches fifth edition of ‘Guide to Superyacht Law’

Global law firm Clyde & Co today launches the fifth edition of its Guide to Superyacht Law.

Written by legal experts with over 20 years' experience in the field, the guide provides an overview of superyacht law and covers topics ranging from financing a superyacht and drafting design contracts, to safety and operational considerations, to resolving disputes.

John Leonida, Partner at Clyde & Co, comments: "The superyacht industry is facing increased scrutiny from the wider world and, like most sectors, is affected by the current uncertain economic and political climate. We are pleased to be able to share our knowledge and expertise at this time, and hope that this guide will help buyers, sellers, designers and crews navigate this complex area of the law".

Clyde & Co's Superyacht team advises on every aspect of superyacht law, from financing to negotiating a build both from the owners' and builders' perspectives, working with technical advisors to frame design and build specifications, and advising on safety and operational considerations.

The guide is available here.