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Marcus Bowman



Friary Court
65 Crutched Friars
London EC3N 2AE
United Kingdom

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Marcus specialises in dispute resolution with a particular interest in shipping, energy and mining, and logistics, advising on disputes arising out of commercial contracts, corporate transactions and insolvencies. He is also instructed to advise on regulatory and risk management matters within these sectors. He is a practising mediator, accredited by CEDR.

On the shipping side, he focuses on charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss, towage, offshore and limitation. Marcus was previously employed on the claims side in two P&I clubs and has had first-hand experience in dealing with P&I and FDD claims.

Marcus was President of the UK Chamber of Shipping for the year 2014-15 and Managing Partner of HFW for four years from April 2015.

Marcus is qualified in England and Wales.


The London office is the firm's largest, with over 250 lawyers.

It offers the full range of services that HFW provides globally, with partners from the London office working closely with all the other HFW offices, as well as in many jurisdictions around the world. HFW moved to its current premises in September 2008, having previously been in nearby Lloyds Avenue for almost 100 years.

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