• Cargo

  • Casualty

  • Charterparties

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    Dispute Resolution & International Arbitration

  • Employment, Pensions & Immigration

  • Finance


    Clyde & Co LLP provides a 'value-for-money, responsive and practical' service to owners, operators, lessees, lessors and lenders.
    Legal 500 2019
    Clients applaud the firm's business sense, noting that 'they always deliver quality work within the necessary timeframe' and provide 'legal solutions that are commercially practical.'
    Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018

    This dedicated team's sole focus is ship financing, meaning they are in a hugely experienced and informed position to understand and advise on issues faced across the industry.

    We believe that our understanding of the shipping industry and the business of ship finance ensures we are able to deliver first class, commercial and efficient solutions for our clients.

    By offering a full service approach across a broad range of ship finance work, we are able to deal with the entire transaction for each client, advising on asset finance and on wider corporate and commercial matters for some of the worlds largest companies and brand names.

    We are involved in transactions relating to all types of vessel including bulk carriers, container ships, tankers, reefers, cruise ships, yachts, offshore rigs and units as well as supply and support vessels.

    Our dedicated ship finance lawyers cover all types of asset finance including secured lending, leasing, export credit financing and asset value support. We are also able to offer specialist knowledge of the particular requirements of Islamic financing structures and Islamic financial organisations.

  • Insurance

  • Owners & Operators

  • Shipbuilding & Offshore Construction

  • Superyachts

  • Transactional Shipping

  • Transportation & Logistics

  • Greek Desk

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  • Clyde & Co LLP stands out for its ‘strength-in-depth’, its ‘market muscle’ and for its ‘up to date, agile, commercially focused and committed service’.
    Legal 500 2019
  • They have incredible global coverage and in-depth expertise and the capability to provide rapid and comprehensive responses.
    Chambers UK 2019
  • excels in cargo claims, freight liability, marine subrogated, personal injury claims in addition to shipping and yacht insurance issues
    Legal 500 2019
  • Highly regarded shipping practice with strong capabilities covering wet and dry shipping matters.
    Chambers UK 2018
  • Clyde & Co LLP's team provides 'practical and cost-effective solutions' and has a 'great international network'.
    Legal 500 UK 2018

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