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More about Oliver
Oliver is an NQ in HFW's London office. His principle area of practice is international commercial dispute resolution with a focus on 'dry' shipping and logistics/haulage matters. He has assisted a range of clients including P&I Clubs, charterers, shipowners and oil companies.
Over the course of his training contract, Oliver gained experience in the firm's ship finance, oil & gas and shipping / logistics departments. Oliver was seconded to HFW's Melbourne office where he was involved in a large international arbitration, attending hearings in the states of Victoria and New South Wales.
Recent work includes:
• Assisting a disponent owner defend an arbitration award following the master's refusal to comply with voyage orders over piracy fears.
• Advising on causation / liability in respect of a consignment of cars damaged by the recent 'Beast from the East'.
• Advising on the recovery of funds following a fraudulent payment by a carrier to an unknown beneficiary.