Level 8, Building 6
Emaar Square, Sheikh Zayed Road
PO Box 53934 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
Office Telephone: +971 4 423 0555
Office Fax: +971 4 425 7941
Direct Dial (Dubai): +971 4 423 0552
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Jessica is a Senior Associate specialising in shipping and commercial litigation under English law and UAE law. Jessica is a CEDR Accredited Mediator
Jessica has extensive experience of ship and trade finance enforcements for a variety of banks dealing with problem new build projects, mis-delivery of cargo, ship arrests and sale.
Jessica advises on various charterparty matters. Her experience includes matters arising out of withdrawal from hire, early redelivery, off-hire, failure to provide cargo, and disputes arising out of guarantees.
Jessica has worked for a number of shipyards and charterers drafting shipbuilding contracts, revising standard terms and conditions, and drafting charterparties.
Jessica spent time on secondment at Topaz Energy and Marine Limited in 2015/2016 during which her tasks included drafting and negotiating a 14 vessel supplytime charterparty for 5+2 years. This deal won Topaz the “Deal of the Year” Award at the 2015 Seatrade Global Awards in London.
She has also handled complex shipbuilding disputes, fraud matters and general commercial disputes, including partnership and iron ore pricing disputes.
Jessica is qualified in England and Wales.