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    Clyde & Co has a team that punches above its weight with a solid presence in the commercial ship finance arena
    Legal 500
    Owners account for the majority of Clyde & Co's ship finance instructions, who appreciate the firm's "all encompassing" service and "high degree of business acumen
    Chambers & Partners

    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.

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    • Paul A Turner


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  • Sources attest that the team is "very responsive, accurate and flexible," and that the firm's "global presence is very much an asset"
    Chambers & Partners UK 2013
  • Clyde & Co LLP’s shipping practice is praised for its "depth of knowledge and breadth of experience"
    Legal 500 UK 2013
  • This firm has an impressive global footprint and delivers high-quality work from both mainstream shipping jurisdictions and emerging markets
    Chambers & Partners Global 2014
  • The full-service practice has the capacity to advise on both wet and dry matters
    Chambers & Partners Global 2014
  • Clyde & Co has an established reputation as one of the leading international shipping practices
    Chambers & Partners UK 2011

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