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  • Trade Sanctions
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Trade Sanctions
  • Shipping
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    Our shipping lawyers provide a comprehensive service to the global maritime business community. We have over 200 lawyers and 13 Master Mariners worldwide, specialising in maritime law, reflecting our long involvement in this field. Our maritime lawye... Sector/service Joins: Shipping
  • Oil and Gas
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    Our team of lawyers have expertise that spans the entire oil and gas lifecycle where we support oil majors, independents and service companies at every stage of the process, including upstream advice on exploration and production sharing contracts, ... Sector/service Joins: Oil and Gas
  • Projects
    Legal Services
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    We specialise in energy and natural resources, and major infrastructure projects, such as ports and terminals. Projects are frequently complex and multi-jurisdictional, and our lawyers regularly work as part of a team with technical and financial adv... Sector/service Joins: Projects
  • Mining
    Legal Services
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    We have a long association with the international mining sector, and our mining lawyers provide advice and support on the full range of issues our clients face in this sector, including mergers and acquisitions, projects, construction and development... Sector/service Joins: Mining
  • Dispute Resolution
    Legal Services
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, mu... Sector/service Joins: Dispute Resolution
  • Construction
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    Our construction team advises on procurement, risk management and disputes for a wide range of clients, including contractors, owners, consultants and insurers. We have worked on some of the largest and most technically complex projects in the world,... Sector/service Joins: Construction
  • Marine Insurance
    Shipping
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    With one of the longest established and largest marine practices in the world, our team has a specialist understanding of the legal principles relating to marine insurance and a sound commercial understanding of the marketplace. Sector/service Joins: Shipping  Marine Insurance
  • Aerospace
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    HFW has a pre-eminent global specialist aerospace practice, having been at the forefront of legal developments in this sector for over three decades. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace
  • Travel, Cruise & Leisure
    Shipping
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    Our specialist travel, cruise and leisure lawyers provide multidisciplinary expertise in shipping, aviation, travel law, regulatory compliance, company/commercial matters, dispute resolution, health & safety, crisis management, IT/IP and data protect... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Shipping  Yachts  Employment, Immigration and Personal Injury  Dispute Resolution  Corporate  EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Insurance & Reinsurance  Travel, Cruise & Leisure
  • Commercial
    Legal Services
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    We specialise in advising clients on a wide range of day-to-day commercial matters across our core sectors of focus. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Commercial
  • Capital Markets (Equity)
    Corporate
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    We have an international corporate team with extensive experience of advising on equity capital market transactions, including IPOs rights issues, open offers and placings on both the main market and AIM. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Capital Markets (Equity)
  • Corporate
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    Our international corporate team has extensive experience of advising on high value, domestic and cross-border transactions. Our team combines in-depth sector expertise with experience across all corporate disciplines to deliver pragmatic and commerc... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Finance  Projects  Corporate
  • Commodities
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    We act across the spectrum of the international sale of goods, including soft commodities, oil and gas, coal and steel, and non ferrous and precious metals. We advise and represent clients in their related freight business. Our worldwide clients incl... Sector/service Joins: Commodities
  • International Arbitration
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, m... Sector/service Joins: International Arbitration
  • Employment
    Legal Services
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    HFW's employment, litigation and counselling practice combines our long-standing, top rated reputation for litigation, with our extensive corporate management experience in running high value, multijurisdictional regulatory, complex commercial and em... Sector/service Joins: Employment
  • Finance
    Legal Services
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    Our expertise covers the whole spectrum, from trade and asset finance, through to project finance. We are well known for our work in the shipping, offshore, yacht and corporate jet sectors, and frequently handle assets relating to the transportation ... Sector/service Joins: Finance
  • Financial Institutions
    Legal Services
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    Our banking and finance practice has developed to encompass all manner of domestic and international banks, and other financial institutions. Our experience ranges from infrastructure and project finance, ship and aviation finance and leasing, to Isl... Sector/service Joins: Insurance & Reinsurance  Financial Services Regulation  Commodities  Financial Institutions
  • Energy
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    Our team of transactional and dispute resolution lawyers have expertise at every stage of the energy chain, from exploration and production, storage and transportation, LNG, refining, trading and sale of oil and gas, to electricity generation, energy... Sector/service Joins: Dispute Resolution  EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Corporate  Finance  Projects  Restructuring and Insolvency  Commercial  International Tax  International Trade Regulation  Employment, Immigration and Personal Injury  Energy
  • International Trade Regulation
    Legal Services
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: International Trade Regulation
  • Financial Services Regulation
    Legal Services
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    Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Dispute Resolution  Restructuring and Insolvency  Financial Services Regulation
  • Fraud and Insolvency
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    Our fraud and insolvency group are experienced commercial litigators with a particular focus on dealing with high value, cross border matters where there is an overlap between fraud and insolvency. Our expertise spans a wide range of sectors and ind... Sector/service Joins: Fraud and Insolvency
  • Cyber Security
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    Our cross-jurisdictional expertise in maritime risk, crisis management, insurance and regulation means that HFW is ideally placed to assist with any cyber-related query or incident. We have a dedicated Cyber Team, which draws on the extensive skills ... Sector/service Joins: Cyber Security
  • Data Protection
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    HFW's Data Protection practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to regulations concerning Data Protection. Sector/service Joins: Data Protection
  • Digital Trade
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    At HFW, we are committed to helping our clients understand and engage with market innovations and key disruptors that have the potential to revolutionise their industries. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Ports & Terminals  Commodities  Insurance & Reinsurance  Shipping  International Trade Regulation  Digital Trade
  • EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    Our specialist EU, competition and regulatory practice covers a broad spectrum of EU/national antitrust and merger control, State aid, EU litigation, actions for damages, and EU and regulatory law matters. Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Dispute Resolution  EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
  • Logistics
    Legal Services
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    We have a dedicated, specialist logistics and multimodal transport team that advises clients on how to manage all issues that arise from their logistics operations. Our team provides joined-up transactional, litigation, projects and regulatory suppor... Sector/service Joins: Logistics
  • Ports & Terminals
    Legal Services
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    We have one of the largest teams specialising in legal matters relating to the acquisition, disposal, development and operation of national and international ports and terminals. Our team of transactional and dispute resolution lawyers has a wealth o... Sector/service Joins: Ports & Terminals
  • Government Services
    Legal Services
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    Our team has wide experience and capability in assisting governments, local authorities, state corporations and international organisations, NGO's and private sector entities in their dealings. Sector/service Joins: Government Services
  • Yachts
    Shipping
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    Our market leading yacht practice draws together a team of expert international lawyers who have in-depth technical and commercial knowledge of this specialist sector. Our clients come from across the yachting industry and, amongst others, include ow... Sector/service Joins: Yachts
  • Islamic Finance
    Finance
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    Our finance practice covers the whole spectrum, from trade and asset finance, through to project finance. We are well known for our work in the shipping, offshore, yacht and corporate jet sectors, and frequently handle assets relating to the transpor... Sector/service Joins: Financial Institutions  Shipping  Insurance & Reinsurance  Islamic Finance
  • Space
    Aerospace
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    Our specialist space team provides advice and legal representation to the space industry, and to its insurers and reinsurers on all matters arising out of product supply, launch, in-orbit and other risks. We understand the usual contracting principle... Sector/service Joins: Space
  • Start-up commodity trading company service
    Commodities
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    With more than 100 years of experience and wide-ranging relationships in international commerce, we understand the demands of setting up and operating new trading businesses. Sector/service Joins: Start-up commodity trading company service
  • State Aid
    EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    We have successfully represented corporations and governments in several landmark cases and high-profle State aid investigations before the European Commission and the European courts and in international arbitrations. Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  State Aid
  • Merger Control
    EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    We deal with a range of matters for merging parties or third parties in merger control proceedings, before the European Commission and national competition authorities, including obtaining relevant clearances. Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Merger Control
  • EU Litigation
    EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    All of our lawyers have extensive experience of contentious and litigious competition, State aid, public procurement and general EU law matters. Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  EU Litigation
  • Compliance
    EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    We regularly carry out competition compliance audits, prepare the relevant compliance policy manuals, deliver specific "mock" dawn raids training, and train management and sales staff in accordance with our clients' requirements. Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Compliance
  • Antitrust
    EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory
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    Our specialist team is frequently asked to advise on matters in the following sectors: maritime and air transport, commodities, insurance and reinsurance, energy, mining, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, logistics, food and drink, financial services/bank... Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory  Antitrust
  • Commercial Litigation
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, m... Sector/service Joins: Commercial Litigation
  • Customs
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Customs
  • Capital Markets (Debt)
    Corporate
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    We have an international corporate team with extensive experience of advising on high value, domestic and cross-border transactions. Our team draws on the firm's in-depth sector expertise and works closely with clients to acquire, dispose, finance, o... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Capital Markets (Debt)
  • M&A (Public and Private)
    Corporate
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    Our team has substantial experience advising buyers, sellers, and funders on all aspects of acquiring and disposing of companies and assets and bidders, targets and financial advisers on both recommended and hostile bids (whether by way of takeover o... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Insurance & Reinsurance  Financial Institutions  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  M&A (Public and Private)
  • Insurance & Reinsurance
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    Our insurance & reinsurance practice is recognised internationally as an industry leader. Through our integrated global network of offices, we offer a comprehensive range of dispute resolution, transactional and regulatory legal services to the insur... Sector/service Joins: Insurance & Reinsurance
  • Trade Finance
    Finance
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    Our finance practice covers the whole spectrum, from trade and asset finance, through to project finance. We are well known for our work in the shipping, offshore, yacht and corporate jet sectors, and frequently handle assets relating to the transpor... Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Financial Institutions  Energy  Shipping  Trade Finance
  • Asset Finance
    Finance
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    Our finance practice covers the whole spectrum, from trade and asset finance, through to project finance. We are market leaders in the shipping, offshore, yacht and corporate jet sectors, and frequently handle assets relating to the transportation in... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Shipping  Yachts  Asset Finance
  • Project and Infrastructure Finance
    Finance
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    Our finance practice covers the whole spectrum, from trade and asset finance, through to project finance. We are well known for our work in the shipping, offshore, yacht and corporate jet sectors, and frequently handle assets relating to the transpor... Sector/service Joins: Ports & Terminals  Energy  Construction  Financial Institutions  Shipping  Project and Infrastructure Finance
  • Anti-bribery and Anti-corruption
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Anti-bribery and Anti-corruption
  • Regulated Markets
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, mu... Sector/service Joins: Regulated Markets
  • Fraud & Asset Recovery
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, m... Sector/service Joins: Fraud & Asset Recovery
  • Corporate Litigation
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, m... Sector/service Joins: Corporate Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
    Dispute Resolution
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    Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, mu... Sector/service Joins: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Insolvency Litigation
    Dispute Resolution
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  • Corporate Reorganisations and Restructurings
    Fraud and Insolvency
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    We have an international corporate team with extensive experience of advising on high value, domestic and cross-border transactions. Our team draws on the firm's in-depth sector expertise and works closely with clients to acquire, dispose, finance, o... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Corporate  Finance  Dispute Resolution  Restructuring and Insolvency  Corporate Reorganisations and Restructurings
  • Derivatives
    Finance
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    Our specialist team advises clients trading commodity derivatives, both over-the-counter and exchange-traded. Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Financial Institutions  Derivatives
  • Insolvency Litigation
    Fraud and Insolvency
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    We provide a full range of restructuring and insolvency services, in both UK domestic and international markets. We have a long tradition of successful involvement for our clients in corporate restructuring and insolvency, acting for banks and other... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Insolvency Litigation
  • Employment
    Employment, Immigration and Personal Injury
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    Our lawyers have considerable experience advising on all aspects of employment law issues. We handle litigation both in the context of employment and social security law. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Ports & Terminals  Mining  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Employment
  • Commodity Trading
    Finance
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    We have market leading expertise in advising clients looking to establish commodities trading desks and in providing ongoing assistance and advice on trading issues as they arise. Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Financial Institutions  Energy  Mining  Commodity Trading
  • TMT
    Commercial
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    We specialise in advising clients on a wide range of day to day commercial matters across our core sectors. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Ports & Terminals  Mining  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  TMT
  • Personal Injury
    Employment, Immigration and Personal Injury
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    Our personal injury team provides advice across all of the firm's sectors of focus and works alongside our casualty and emergency response team to provide unrivalled experience in dealing with accidents in core sectors including energy, transport, po... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Energy  Ports & Terminals  Mining  Shipping  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Personal Injury
  • Public Procurement
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Public Procurement
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Partnerships
    Corporate
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    We have an international corporate team with extensive experience of advising on high value, domestic and cross-border transactions. Our team draws on the firm's in-depth sector expertise and works closely with clients to acquire, dispose, finance, o... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Mining  Logistics  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Yachts  Joint Ventures and Strategic Partnerships
  • Corporate Reorganisations and Restructurings
    Corporate
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    We have an international corporate team with extensive experience of advising on high value, domestic and cross-border transactions. Our team draws on the firm's in-depth sector expertise and works closely with clients to acquire, dispose, finance, o... Sector/service Joins: Corporate Reorganisations and Restructurings
  • Investment Funds
    Finance
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    Our international team advises clients on a variety of investment funds and asset classes. We understand and have experience of dealing with investment structures and regulation across a range of jurisdictions. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Corporate  Finance  Insurance/Reinsurance  Commercial  Projects  Investment Funds
  • IP
    Commercial
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    We specialise in advising clients on a wide range of day to day commercial matters across our core sectors. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  IP
  • Commercial Contracts
    Commercial
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    We specialise in advising clients on a wide range of day to day commercial matters across our core sectors. Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Construction  Commodities  Energy  Financial Institutions  Insurance & Reinsurance  Logistics  Mining  Ports & Terminals  Shipping  Space  Yachts  Travel, Cruise & Leisure  Commercial Contracts
  • Trade Compliance
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Trade Compliance
  • WTO
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Mining  Aerospace  Shipping  WTO
  • Anti-dumping
    International Trade Regulation
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    HFW's international trade regulation practice advises clients on, and resolves issues related to, the impact of regulations mandated by the European Union and World Trade Organization. Our primary objective is to help clients overcome commercial obst... Sector/service Joins: Anti-dumping
  • Capital Markets (Debt)
    Finance
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  • Geoffrey Conlin
    Partners
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    Geoffrey is based in the Sao Paulo office. He acts mainly for international insurers, reinsurers and brokers based in London and overseas. Geoffrey specializes in resolving complex, cross border claims arising from energy (onshore and offshore), pro... Sector/service Joins:
  • Fernando Albino
    Partners
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    Fernando is a Partner in the firm's São Paulo office. Fernando has worked on most aspects of aviation law, with a particular focus on complex multi-jurisdictional liability claims arising in major aviation accidents. He is a native Portuguese speaker... Sector/service Joins:
  • Francisco Gross
    Associates
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    Francisco specialises in international trade and maritime law, including commercial transactions, insurance and reinsurance and dispute resolution. Sector/service Joins:
  • Rachel Turner
    Associates
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    Rachel specialises in commercial dispute resolution with a focus on commodities, derivatives and international trade. Rachel acts for trading houses, shipping companies, producers and banks in English court proceedings and international arbitration a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Irene Tse
    Associates
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    Irene joined Holman Fenwick Willan in 2013 and is an Associate in our corporate, project and finance Department. Irene has considerable experience in corporate and finance transactions. She has handled commercial transactions relating to ship finance... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Moon
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    Nick specialises in international dispute resolution and advisory work, focusing primarily on commodities, banking and dry shipping matters. He has experience acting for and advising traders, producers, investment banks and P&I Clubs on sale and purc... Sector/service Joins:
  • Julian Bayford
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    Julian is an Associate in the Melbourne office specializing in corporate and commercial law, including M&A, restructures and insolvency, joint ventures, and general corporate and commercial law issues. Sector/service Joins:
  • Giselle Deiró
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    Giselle is an Legal Consultant in our São Paulo office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Abbott
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    Richard is a leading property and construction lawyer specialising in high end, complex real estate deals within the corporate and transactional space. Sector/service Joins:
  • Salma Achour Khouaja
    Senior Associates
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    Salma's practice focuses on insurance litigation, including subrogation/recovery claims, defence work, coverage disputes, civil and commercial litigation, and shipping disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Neil Adams
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    Neil advises on all aspects of employment counselling and complex litigation for clients across a range of sectors, including financial services, commodities and technology. He has significant experience of advising on both individual and team moves,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Simon Adams
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    Simon specialises in commercial law with particular emphasis on energy and competition law. Sector/service Joins:
  • Tunde Adesokan
    Senior Associates
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    Tunde is a dual-qualified seven-year Senior Associate (England & Wales and Nigeria). He advises companies, banks, ship owners, insurance companies and other institutions in the shipping, energy, and commodities sectors, as well as other sectors in w... Sector/service Joins:
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  • Selma Agopian
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    Selma is an associate in HFW’s aerospace team in Dubai and specialises in asset financing. She advises airlines, global financial institutions and lessors in respect of the financing, leasing and sale and purchase of aircraft. Sector/service Joins:
  • Yaman Al Hawamdeh
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    Yaman is a Partner in HFW's office in Dubai. He qualified in 2002, and built up his regional practise and local litigation experience through working with top local firms in Jordan and the UAE. He is fluent in Arabic and English, and is registered as... Sector/service Joins:
  • Samer Al Janabi
    Associates
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    Samer is an energy and resources lawyer who has been involved in various mining and oil & gas projects, within Australia and internationally. Sector/service Joins:
  • Khalid Al Saadoun
    Other
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    Khalid has more than three years of experience working as an associate in Saudi Arabia. He has advised the governmental sector on various legal matters and provide legal advice in connection with applicable Saudi laws and regulations in a wide range... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rami Al Tal
    Senior Associates
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    Rami has been admitted to the Jordanian Bar Association since 2008 and previously practised with a reputable Jordanian law firm working primarily for the litigation department. He has been handling all types of litigation including matters involving ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Anas Al Tarawneh
    Senior Associates
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    Anas specialises in commercial litigation and also handles construction disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Hessa Al-Aqeel
    Associates
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    Hessa advises on various legal and regulatory matters, particularly in relation to shipping, labour, corporate and commercial matters. She has been handling governmental liaison and administrative proceedings with regards to licensing and incorporat... Sector/service Joins:
  • Amber Albrecht
    Associates
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    Amber is an Associate in our Sydney office and specialises in dispute resolution in the areas of insurance/reinsurance, shipping and commodities. Sector/service Joins:
  • Khulaif Al-Enezee
    Partner, Al-Enezee
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    Khulaif's practice focuses on Saudi and Gulf law. Khulaif has substantial experience in advising on issues involving foreign investments, intellectual property, insurance, real estate, companies’ incorporation, banking, securities and customer laws. ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Abdulrahman Alfawzan
    Associates
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    Abdulrahman has almost 5 years of experience with the governmental sectors. He has worked as legal advisor for the Saudi Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC where he advised TVTC on various legal matters. Abdulrahman has also represen... Sector/service Joins:
  • Shareefa Ali Abbas Bomnah
    Associates
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    Shareefa is a highly experienced bilingual (Arabic and English) court advocate based in Kuwait. Sector/service Joins:
  • Rakan Al-Kholaifi
    Associates
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    Rakan is an Associate in our Riyadh office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Chris Allen
    Senior Associates
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    Chris is an experienced projects lawyer specialising in structured real estate transactions, with a particular focus on the acquisition, development and disposal of commercial, industrial and retail properties. Chris also has expertise in commercial... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nazim Alom
    Associates
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    Nazim qualified in April 2014 and specialises in transactional corporate insurance and regulatory matters, including M&A, disposals of businesses, assets and shares, joint ventures, commercial contracts and regulatory advice relating to the PRA/FCA a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Derek Anchondo
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    Derek focuses his practice on domestic and international Oil & Gas and Energy transactions. Sector/service Joins: Energy  Oil and Gas  Corporate  Commercial  Projects  Shipping 
  • Laura Ancian
    Associates
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    Laura is an Associate in our Paris office and works in the Insurance and Reinsurance team. She advises on both contentious and non-contentious matters, with a particular focus on industrial risk, product liability and civil liability issues. Whilst a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Amulya Appalaraju
    Associates
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    Amulya joined the HFW Dubai's Aerospace Litigation team in 2017 and is primarily involved in aviation liability and regulatory matters. She has received extensive legal training at international law firms in India, Singapore and New York. Sector/service Joins:
  • Pauline Arroyo
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    Pauline specialises in insurance law, civil liability, customs law and environmental litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Paul Aston
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    Paul acts for clients in the maritime, offshore and commodity sectors (mainly Oil and Gas). He specialises in all aspects of shipping, transport and insurance, down and midstream oil and gas transactions, ship building and repair disputes, advising s... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ben Atkinson
    Senior Associates
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    Ben has specialised in insurance and reinsurance since 2009. In that time, he has acted for (re)insurers, brokers and policyholders in relation to disputes arising out of a wide range of lines of business including onshore and offshore energy, mining... Sector/service Joins:
  • Dr. Julian Awwad
    Senior Associates
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    Julian is a fully bilingual (Arabic/English) lawyer who specialises in corporate and commercial law. His practice includes transactional work, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, securities, franchising and agencies, intellectual pro... Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Bandurka
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    Andrew is a very experienced lawyer in our insurance/reinsurance department in London. He acts regularly in large, complex commercial claims with an international flavour. These include insurance coverage, defence and subrogation claims in property/B... Sector/service Joins:
  • Simon Banner
    Associates
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    Simon specialises in international commercial dispute resolution, focusing on the insurance and reinsurance sector. He has experience advising insurers, reinsurers, insureds and intermediaries on coverage and liability issues in a wide range of busin... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sue Barham
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    Sue is a Consultant in HFW's aerospace team. She is based in HFW's London office and handles regulatory and dispute resolution work for the aerospace and travel sectors. She acts for airlines, tour operators, product manufacturers, regulatory author... Sector/service Joins:
  • John Barlow
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    John advises insurers and reinsurers of Financial Institutions in connection with their fidelity, computer crime, D&O, PI/Civil Liability and cyber liability programmes, and on claims that arise under these products. John has handled and settled many... Sector/service Joins:
  • Derek Bayley
    Associates
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    Derek joined the dispute resolution team in Dubai in 2017 after training at a magic circle firm in London. Sector/service Joins:
  • Olivier Bazin
    Partners
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    Olivier joined HFW in January 2017 from BNP Paribas in Geneva where he held both legal and commercial roles. He leads the finance team at HFW Geneva. With a particular focus on commodities, he regularly advises trading houses, corporates and financi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sammy Beedan
    Associates
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    Sammy has been based in the HFW Singapore office since March 2017, having transferred from the Aerospace department in London. Sector/service Joins:
  • Edward Beeley
    Associates
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    Edward is an Associate (Registered Foreign Lawyer) in the energy and resources group of HFW's Hong Kong office where he acts for commodity houses, shipowners and charterers. Sector/service Joins:
  • Michael Bekkali
    Associates
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    Michael specialises in transportation law, in particular shipping law. He deals with international commercial disputes and with complex cross-border issues, such as conflicts of law and jurisdiction as well as enforcement of foreign judgments and arb... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vincent Benezech
    Senior Associates
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    Specialising in commercial litigation, Vincent regularly acts before the French courts and various arbitral institutions in international commercial disputes in general, with a particular focus on shipping, road and air transportation of goods, indus... Sector/service Joins:
  • Franck Bernauer
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    Franck specialises both in M&A transactions and corporate issues, as well as in commercial law, with a particular focus on cross-border projects. Sector/service Joins:
  • Gudmund Bernitz
    Senior Associates
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    Gudmund is a finance lawyer with specialist experience in shipping, offshore and export financings. He acts for a range of finance providers and borrowers/sponsors on a variety of matters including new financings, leasing transactions, restructurings... Sector/service Joins:
  • Perrine Bertrand
    Associates
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    Perrine focuses on civil and commercial litigation. She also specializes in product liability, industrial risks, and personal injury and can also advise on criminal matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Christopher Birks
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  • Archie Bishop
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    Archie is a Solicitor both in England and Hong Kong, an Examiner in Admiralty and between 1988 and 2000 Senior Partner of the firm. He is now a Consultant. Sector/service Joins:
  • Simon Blows
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    Simon acts in complex commercial litigation cases and international arbitrations, and advises on contract wordings. His clients are engaged world-wide in oil and gas, the construction and design of ships, the offshore industry, and the transportation... Sector/service Joins:
  • Matthew Blycha
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    Matthew advises on the development, construction and operation of resource projects. He has worked on large-scale infrastructure projects and project finance transactions in industries including power, mining, rail and oil and gas across Asia, Austr... Sector/service Joins:
  • Emilie Bokor-Ingram
    Senior Associates
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    Emilie specialises in marine, energy and offshore, and is named in the latest Legal 500 “Next Generation Lawyers” list. Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Booth
    Senior Associates
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    Richard specialises in construction and engineering matters and has wide experience of acting on matters both in the UK and internationally. Sector/service Joins:
  • Marie-Anne Boothroyd
    Associates
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    Marie-Anne is an Associate in the Commodities team in London, and specialises in advising and acting for trading companies, P&I clubs, charterers and shipowners on a range of (predominantly contentious) matters with a particular focus on commodities ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Leigh Borrello
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    Leigh is an asset finance and leasing partner working from our Sydney office and also spends time in our Singapore office. He has nearly 20 years experience, including over 15 years being based in Asia. He has particular skills in aircraft and equip... Sector/service Joins:
  • Joseph Botham
    Associates
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    Joseph is a corporate and commercial Associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Mathilde Boucton
    Associates
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    Mathilde practices in the aviation sector. She handles both international and domestic disputes (major catastrophes, passenger claims, cargo claims, EU 261). Sector/service Joins:
  • Marcus Bowman
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    Marcus is the firms Managing Partner and 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... Sector/service Joins:
  • Guillaume Brajeux
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    Guillaume specialises in shipping, focussing mainly on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss, towage, offshore and limitation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Ami Brett
    Associates
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    Ami specialises in aviation and shipping finance, advising banks, owners and operators in the financing and leasing of aircraft and aircraft engines, corporate jets and ships. Sector/service Joins:
  • Hazel Brewer
    Partners
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    Hazel specialises in shipping, offshore, marine insurance and international trade matters. Hazel’s offshore practice includes contract advisory work and handling contentious matters arising under contracts for rigs, drilling units; accommodation vess... Sector/service Joins:
  • David Brotherton
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    David has over 15 years’ experience advising financiers, lessors and operators on aviation, shipping and offshore and equipment finance and leasing transactions. David has particular experience in debt finance, operating lease, sale and lease back a... Sector/service Joins:
  • James Brown
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    Jim has an active trial and appellate practice focused on maritime collision, personal injury, and offshore energy matters. He also handles marine and energy administrative proceedings before state and federal regulatory bodies. Sector/service Joins:
  • Caroline Brown
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    Caroline specialises in energy, resources, competition and regulatory law. Her previous experience includes providing legal advice to Australian State and Federal regulators on issues relating to gas, electricity, rail and water regulation, third par... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rick Brown
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  • Jonathan Bruce
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    Jonathan specialises in marine and energy/property insurance and reinsurance, and shipping. He acts mainly for insurers, reinsurers, brokers, energy companies, shipowners, insureds, and any others involved in the insurance chain. His practice is glob... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ben Buckhurst
    Special Counsel
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    Ben handles dust, disease, maritime worker's compensation, and common law injury matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Sally Buckley
    Senior Associates
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    Sally specialises in shipping dispute resolution and her practice encompasses a broad range of contractual and casualty matters. She is experienced in handling charterparty, bill of lading, shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase, bunker and cargo disp... Sector/service Joins:
  • Michael Buffham
    Associates
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  • Michael Buisset
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  • Anne-Laure Bullier
    Associates
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    Anne-Laure specialises in Construction and general Commercial matters and can assist local or international clients by drafting a broad range of construction contracts, undertaking risks analysis of commercial transactions documents and assisting, ad... Sector/service Joins:
  • Felicity Burling
    Associates
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    Felicity advises clients on data protection / privacy, competition law and public procurement, EU law, and trade sanctions/export control. Sector/service Joins:
  • Carol-Ann Burton
    Partners
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    Carol-Ann has rejoined HFW as a partner, having spent the last few years working in the Middle East. She is a specialist in financial services regulation and insurance, with almost 20 years' experience in the sector. Carol-Ann has a unique understand... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ben Bury
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    For more than 12 years, Ben has assisted clients to resolve disputes arising out of complex and high value construction projects. Sector/service Joins: Construction 
  • Rory Butler
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    Rory specialises in shipping, including dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, fire and explosion, piracy, collisions, groundings, general average, salvage, limitation and total loss. His expertise encompasses ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Joanne Button
    Associates
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    Joanne is an Associate in our London office. She specialises in construction and engineering law and has experience of contract review, negotiation, dispute avoidance and dispute resolution. She has experience of dispute avoidance and resolution pr... Sector/service Joins:
  • Aileen Camacho
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    Aileen is one of the Partners in the Aerospace practice specialising in Latin American claims. She has been involved in multiple high profile claims arising out of major air accidents that have occurred over the past two decades within the LATAM regi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Noel Campbell
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    Noel specialises in commercial litigation with an emphasis on financial litigation, fraud and asset recovery, insolvency, company law matters and trusts. He has much experience of handling matters in offshore jurisdictions and of multi jurisdictional... Sector/service Joins:
  • Céline Cancho Grande
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  • Jean Cao
    Associates
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    Jean specialises in shipping and insurance law. Since joining HFW in 2009, she has also been actively involved in finance and commercial matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Christopher Cardona
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    Christopher is head of the insurance and reinsurance global group. He specialises in high-value international dispute resolution in the insurance and reinsurance sector. He is particularly well known for his extensive work in the Latin American marke... Sector/service Joins:
  • Philip Carney
    Senior Associates
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    Philip mostly handles dry shipping issues. He is dual-qualified as a solicitor in England and as an abogado of the Barcelona Bar. He speaks Spanish and French. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jim Cashman
    Partners
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    Jim deals with all aspects of shipping litigation, including both P&I and FD&D issues, marine insurance and coverage disputes and other shipping-related commercial disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • David Chalcraft
    Senior Associates
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    David is a commercial litigator, specialising in complex disputes usually involving elements of international civil fraud and insolvency. He also has significant experience in offshore trust and contentious insolvency litigation in various Caribbean... Sector/service Joins:
  • Bassem Chalhoub
    Senior Associates
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    Bassem has wide experience and knowledge in commercial and civil law and a good approach to corporate and labour law in general and corporate structuring, governance, shareholders agreement and employment agreements in particular. Bassem has also han... Sector/service Joins:
  • Olivier Challine
    Senior Associates
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    Olivier specialises in structured finance, asset finance and project finance. Olivier is implicated on various domestic and cross-border ship finance transactions and notably ECA backed financings and French tax leases. He also has experience in proj... Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Chamberlain
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    Andrew is a former Royal Navy officer and specialises in "wet" shipping cases, including salvage (acting for salvors, as well owners and their underwriters), collisions, fire and explosion, total loss and wreck removal. He also advises on both civil ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Christopher Chan
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    Christopher specialises in all aspects of marine litigation and arbitration, commercial litigation and international trade disputes. His practice covers all aspects of shipping disputes to include collisions, salvage, charterparty disputes, bills of ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Erica Chan
    Senior Associates
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    Erica read law at the City University of Hong Kong and graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours degree. After completing the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws at the City University of Hong Kong in 2005, she studied a Master of Laws (Ban... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jennifer Chan
    Senior Associates
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    Jennifer works in Holman Fenwick Willan's Shipping group where she advises ferry companies and their P&I Clubs mainly on personal injury cases, death inquests, criminal prosecutions, fatal accidents and cargo claims. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jean-Baptiste Charles
    Senior Associates
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    Jean-Baptiste specialises in aviation liability and, more generally, in transport law and commercial litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kimarie Cheang
    Senior Associates
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    Kimarie is dual qualified in Singapore and Hong Kong, having worked in the HFW Hong Kong office prior to joining the Singapore office. She also spent four years with a leading Singapore legal practice practising as a shipping and admiralty litigator... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicole Cheetham
    Associates
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    Nicole is an associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Lucy Chen
    Senior Associates
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    Lucy has 11 years experience in shipping law including bills of lading, marine insurance, charterparties (time charter, voyage charter, bareboat charter and COAs etc), fleet operation contracts, pool agreement, ship sale and purchase transactions, sh... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jenny Chester
    Senior Managers
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    Jenny specialises in salvage, collision, pollution and maritime casualty-related claims. She speaks Mandarin and Shanghainese. Sector/service Joins:
  • Patrick Cheung
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    Patrick has extensive experience in our non-contentious practice, covering a wide spectrum with special emphasis on the relevant industry sectors including shipping (sale and purchase, registration and shipbuilding), finance (shipping, aviation, othe... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ivan Chia
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    Ivan is a corporate and commercial lawyer with a focus on international energy and infrastructure projects. Sector/service Joins: Energy  Corporate 
  • Chris Cho
    Associates
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    Chris joined the construction team in January 2014. He has experience working on construction disputes both in Hong Kong and overseas. Sector/service Joins:
  • Carolyn Chudleigh
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    Carolyn is a highly regarded practitioner in Australia's property development sector and is head of our Sydney office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Simon Chumas
    Consultants
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    Simon is a Consultant specialising in the investigation and handling of all claims (wet and dry) arising out of marine casualties. Acting principally for shipowners and their insurers, he has particular expertise in advising on collisions, allisions,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Winnie Chung
    Associates
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    Winnie specialises in dispute resolution in particularly the area of shipping and international trade. She has experience acting for and advising shipowners, charterers, traders and P&I Clubs in a range of litigation and arbitrations, including disp... Sector/service Joins:
  • Clare Chyb
    Senior Associates
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    Clare specialises in international trade and commodities, with a focus on coal, oil and metals in particular. Her clients include banks, energy companies and trading companies. Sector/service Joins:
  • Henry Clack
    Associates
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    Henry specialises in international commercial dispute resolution, with a particular focus on both "wet" and "dry" shipping issues. He has experience representing shipowners, P&I Clubs, commodity traders, brokers and logistics companies. He has worked... Sector/service Joins: Shipping 
  • Josh Clarke
    Special Counsel
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    With nearly 20 years practice in Asia and Australia, Josh has broad experience in complex tendering exercises, urban regeneration, cross-border investment, real estate development, natural resources and leveraged, project, structured-commodity and ex... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rhian Clayton-Payne
    Senior Associates
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    Rhian is an asset finance lawyer based in our Singapore office. She specialises in aircraft financing and leasing, acting for leasing companies, financial institutions, airlines and investors. Rhian has been working in Asia for nearly five years, inc... Sector/service Joins:
  • Timothy Clemens-Jones
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    Timothy specialises in international transportation and trade, with a particular focus on conflicts of laws and cross-border transactions in the shipping, aviation and international trade sectors. Sector/service Joins:
  • Charles Cockrell
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    Charles specialises in aviation liability and regulatory law. He acts for a number of Middle East and African airlines, airports, ground handlers, business jet operators and other aerospace entities on a wide range of matters. He advised in relation ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Holly Colaco
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Holly is a member of the KM team at HFW with particular responsibility for shipping. She focuses on the provision of knowhow support to the shipping group and its clients, as well as on firmwide KM and training projects. Sector/service Joins:
  • Karen Conticello
    Associates
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    Karen handles litigation and transactional matters for clients in the energy, chemical and insurance sectors. She has successfully represented clients in cases before the Texas Supreme Court, state and federal courts of appeals, trial courts, and adm... Sector/service Joins:
  • Victoria Cooper
    Associates
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    Victoria is an Associate in Aerospace team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Louis Cornut Gentille
    Associates
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    Louis' practice focuses on insurance law as he advises on the wording and application of liability, property and other types of policies on a regular basis. He deals with complex insurance claims involving specialty products such as professional inde... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jean-Edouard Courjon
    Associates
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    Jean-Edouard is an associate in the finance department of our Paris office. He advises financial institutions, investors and borrowers in a wide range of financings, notably on asset finance and acquisition finance transactions. Jean-Edouard teaches ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jessica Crozier
    Senior Associates
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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 Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Crump
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    Richard is the firm's Senior Partner. He specialises in shipping, focussing mainly on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss, tow... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rula Dajani Abuljebain
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    Rula is the Managing Partner of HFW's Middle East Kuwait office and corporate partner of the Dubai office. Rula leads the corporate, projects and finance offering in the Middle East and specialises in transactional corporate and commercial law. Her p... Sector/service Joins:
  • Haydn Dare
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    Haydn has more than 20 years of experience practising in Indonesia and is widely regarded as one of the most experienced foreign lawyers and commercial practitioners in Indonesia. Sector/service Joins:
  • Dwi Anita Daruherdani
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    Dwi Anita specialises in Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property. She is registered at the Directorate General of Intellectual Property, the Ministry of Law and Human Rights as an IP Consultant and she has also been admitted to practiced before... Sector/service Joins: Energy  Dispute Resolution 
  • Elinor Dautlich
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    Elinor is a transactional lawyer acting for shipowners, operators, shipyards and designers across the cruise, commercial shipping, yachts and business jets, LNG and offshore sectors. Sector/service Joins:
  • Angelina Davidson-Houston
    Senior Associates
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    Angelina worked for five years in the firm's London and Hong Kong offices, handling mainly dry shipping work before taking a career break. She re-joined HFW in February 2008 and works in the firm's Shipping and Transport Group. Angelina also handles ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jeremy Davies
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    Jeremy is a Consultant for HFW's Geneva office. He specialises in oil trading disputes and related shipping, banking and insurance issues. Previously, Jeremy spent four years at Gard in Norway, working on defence cases; as the Secretary of the Boa... Sector/service Joins: International Trade Regulation 
  • Paul Davies
    Consultants
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    Paul specialises in shipping, including collisions, salvage, fire and explosion, total loss, limitation of liability, wreck removal, both civil and criminal pollution liabilities. Also marine insurance coverage and other shipping-related commercial ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Julian Davies
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    Julian is a partner based in our Shanghai office. As well as being a solicitor, Julian is also a master mariner with over twelve years experience at sea on general cargo/container, tankers (VLCC, Product, North Sea Shuttle (DP2) and LNG), gas carrier... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lois Day
    Associates
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    Lois is an associate in HFW's Commodities team. She has experience in commercial litigation and arbitration arising from shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase, vessel charters, crude oil and petroleum products. She works with traders, shipowners and... Sector/service Joins:
  • Marc-Anthony de Boccard
    Associates
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    Marc-Anthony is a corporate and litigation lawyer with particular focus in business law. During his time at a renowned Hong Kong law firm, he integrated a team of lawyers in charge of conducting due diligence in company take-overs involving employme... Sector/service Joins:
  • Hélène de Ferrières
    Associates
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    Hélène specialises in dispute resolution, in particular related to shipping and railway matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Diane de Mouy
    Partners
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    Diane de Moüy is an experienced finance lawyer and has advised on numerous high-profile international transactions over the past 26 years. Qualified in Paris and New York, she focuses her practice on corporate finance; stock exchange regulations; res... Sector/service Joins:
  • Tania De Swart
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    Tania is a corporate and commercial partner in our UAE offices. Tania has more than twenty years' corporate and commercial experience, including eleven years in the UAE. Her practice focuses on corporate, commercial, M&A, joint ventures, restructurin... Sector/service Joins:
  • Paul Dean
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    Paul specialises in offshore and marine, focusing mainly on charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, rig disputes, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss, towage, seismic and limitation. Paul is also He... Sector/service Joins:
  • Mona Dejean
    Senior Associates
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    Mona is a senior associate at HFW and specialises in shipping and transport. As a French avocat, Mona provides advice on legal risks; she assists with settlement negotiations as well as providing legal representation in arbitration or before the co... Sector/service Joins:
  • Robert Desmond
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    Robert has more than 20 years experience advising clients in the energy sector, with a focus on downstream (petroleum products refining, marketing and distribution) operations. He has extensive experience in M&A/JV, franchising, trade practices, stor... Sector/service Joins:
  • Mark Devlin
    Associates
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    Mark is an associate in our London office in the transactional energy and resources team.  Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Dickson
    Associates
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    Thomas specialises in international commercial dispute resolution, with a focus on shipping, offshore and logistics disputes. He has advised on both wet and dry shipping matters, including salvage cases, wreck removal, groundings, collisions, cargo d... Sector/service Joins: Shipping 
  • Marion Diguet
    Associates
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    Marion specialises in international commercial disputes and transport law in general with a particular focus on shipping. Marion is fluent in French and English. Sector/service Joins:
  • Ryan Doherty
    Associates
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    Ryan advises clients in the energy and resources sector on all aspects of commercial property law, including transactions, bespoke leasing and licencing agreements and environmental matters. He also advises clients in relation to general corporate an... Sector/service Joins:
  • Katherine Doran
    Senior Associates
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    Katherine specialises in construction and engineering law, with a particular focus on dispute avoidance and dispute resolution. She is involved in a range of matters, both in the UK and overseas, including infrastructure, hydro-electric, wind farms,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vivienne Douglas
    Costs Management Team
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    Vivienne is a Costs Draftsperson in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Matthew Dow
    Associates
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    Matthew specialises in international commercial dispute resolution, with a focus on shipping, offshore and logistics disputes. He has advised on both wet and dry shipping matters, including salvage cases, groundings, collisions, unsafe port claims as... Sector/service Joins:
  • Martin Downey
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    Widely recognised as a leading construction lawyer, Martin's practice spans commercial litigation, arbitration, mediation and alternative dispute resolution, including regulatory and environmental issues. A qualified arbitrator and mediator, Martin h... Sector/service Joins:
  • Marina Droin
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  • Stephen Drury
    Partners
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    Stephen's practice encompasses all aspects of financing, leasing, operation and management of ships, as well as general company and commercial advice. He advises banks, shipowners, ship managers, operators and entrepreneurs on activities connected to... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alistair Duffield
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    Alistair has more than 25 years' experience in South East Asia, advising mining, energy and natural resources companies on M&A transactions and the structuring, development and financing of major projects. Sector/service Joins:
  • Rory Duncan
    Associates
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    Rory is an Associate in the shipping team in the firm's Piraeus office. He specialises in contentious shipping matters and advises on a range of wet and dry shipping disputes with a focus on international arbitration. Rory predominantly acts for ship... Sector/service Joins:
  • Henry Dunlop
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    Henry specialises in dispute resolution especially London arbitration arising in the field of shipping and international trade, including time charterparties and contracts of affreightment, bills of lading, commodities sale and purchase contracts, jo... Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Dunn
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    Although Andrew's practice covers contentious and non-contentious matters, he is primarily a commercial litigator. He was seconded to a US property/casualty insurer in the mid-1990s where he gained great experience of casualty business and PD/BI iss... Sector/service Joins:
  • William Duthie
    Associates
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    William advises clients operating mainly in the energy sector. He specializes in construction and engineering project risk management and dispute avoidance, from procurement through to project completion. William also has experience in resolving disp... Sector/service Joins:
  • George Eddings
    Partners
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    George Eddings advises on all aspects of maritime and offshore energy law including Charterparties, Bills of Lading and Construction contracts. Sector/service Joins:
  • Mansour Elaraby
    Associates
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    Mansour has in-depth dispute resolution and corporate experience in the Middle East, focuses on logistics, insurance/reinsurance and aerospace. He represents and advises clients on a wide range of high value and complex commercial, risk management, c... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ashraf Elbakri
    Senior Associates
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    Ashraf has been admitted to the Sudanese Bar Association in 1990. He practiced with a number of law firms in Oman and UAE. He is a bilingual (Arabic/English) litigator. Sector/service Joins:
  • Eliza Eliades
    Associates
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    Eliza specialises in international shipping dispute resolution, with a particular focus on disputes arising from charter parties, bills of lading, shipbuilding and claims for total loss indemnity. Sector/service Joins:
  • Aysha El-Kaddah
    Senior Associates
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    Aysha specialises in trade, asset and export finance. She has represented a number of banks and other financial institutions, oil majors, trading houses, equity investors and borrowers on complex structured finance transactions in respect of various ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ziad El-Khoury
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    Ziad has a wide range of experience in corporate, financial, regulatory and civil law matters with particular emphasis on telecommunications, banking and finance, corporate, business and commercial law. Ziad has also handled matters involving bankrup... Sector/service Joins:
  • Peter Emery
    Senior Associates
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    Peter advises on corporate and commercial transactions, including joint ventures, shipbuilding, offshore contracting, intellectual property and energy related matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Catherine Emsellem-Rope
    Legal Director
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    Catherine is a transactional lawyer who specialises in complex contractual arrangements in the energy, logistics and ports and terminal sectors, with a focus on major projects and supply chain issues. Sector/service Joins:
  • Philippa English
    Associates
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    Philippa joined the Dubai office in 2014 and is an Associate in the Corporate team. Philippa advises on corporate, finance and commercial matters, including acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations, asset finance, private... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jacob Esparza
    Partners
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    Jacob handles complex litigation involving the insurance, energy, and transportation sectors. His practice extends to oilfield losses, risk allocation, trucking and aviation losses as well as representing entities engaged in regulatory investigations... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sheshe Evans
    Of Counsel
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    Sheshe is an experienced trial lawyer whose practice focuses on commercial litigation, personal injury defence, complex civil litigation and insurance coverage issues. Sheshe represents London Market insurers in coverage and bad faith litigation rela... Sector/service Joins:
  • Dimitris Exarchou
    Partners
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    Dimitris specialises in shipping, with particular emphasis on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, management agreements, groundings, salvage, general average, shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase contracts and multi-juris... Sector/service Joins:
  • Pauline Fartaria
    Associates
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    Pauline's practice focuses on M&A transactions, corporate issues and commercial law. She advises both national and international corporate structures on their day-to-day operations as well as for their restructuring operations (increase or decrease i... Sector/service Joins: Commercial  Corporate 
  • Anna Fazzini
    Associates
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    Anna acts for a number of developers and international investors into Australia, providing commercial and contractual advice. Sector/service Joins:
  • Alistair Feeney
    Partners
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    Alistair joined HFW in 2000. He specialises in disputes in relation to shipbuilding, offshore structures, ship sale and purchase, vessel charters, crude oil, petroleum products and LNG. His clients include ship owners and operators, contractors, int... Sector/service Joins:
  • Pierre Feng
    Associates
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  • Francesco Fiorilli
    Associates
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    Francesco specialises in aviation liability and regulatory matters. He also has a broader litigation and arbitration experience, particularly on international commercial, insurance and banking and finance matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicholas Fisher
    Partners
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    Nick specialises in commercial shipping and international trade disputes in the High Court and in LMAA, LCIA and ICC arbitration.  Sector/service Joins:
  • Luke Fittis
    Associates
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    Luke is an associate in HFW's Dubai office, having trained in both the London and Dubai offices. He is part of the shipping team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Leanne Fok
    Associates
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    Leanne is an Associate in our Hong Kong office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Robert Follie
    Partners
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    Robert is the Managing Partner of the Paris office and is now head of HFW's Energy and Resources group. Sector/service Joins:
  • Alexandra Forrest
    Associates
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    Alexandra is an Associate in our Singapore office who specialises in aviation and shipping finance. She advises lessors, banks, owners and operators in the financing and leasing of aircraft, aircraft engines, corporate jets and ships. Sector/service Joins:
  • John Forrester
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    John is a Partner based in Singapore who specialises in international ship and offshore finance but who also advises clients in other key industry sectors served by the firm, including the oil and gas trade, insurance and energy sectors. He has acted... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lee Forsyth
    Associates
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    Lee specialises in litigation, arbitration and mediation and advises on shipping, sale of goods (both hard and soft commodities) and derivatives disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Alastair Forward
    Associates
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    Alastair is a dispute resolution lawyer focusing on energy, resources and competition law matters. He has experience representing clients in a diverse range of complex and high-value litigation, as well as arbitrations and expert determinations with... Sector/service Joins:
  • Christopher Foster
    Partners
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    Christopher is a solicitor advocate with considerable experience in contentious insurance and reinsurance matters, often with an international element, and commercial litigation generally. Sector/service Joins:
  • Trevor Fox
    Partners
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    Trevor is a dual-qualified US attorney and English solicitor qualified to practice in Illinois, England and Wales. Sector/service Joins:
  • Diana France
    Partners
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    Diana advises clients across the energy sector on a wide range of issues, including upstream oil and gas, LNG, energy management, electricity and renewables. She previously worked in industry with British Gas Exploration and Production (now BG Group)... Sector/service Joins:
  • Costas Frangeskides
    Partners
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    Costas has more than 24 years' experience in dispute resolution with an international element, whether arbitration or commercial litigation. He specialises in International Arbitration and insurance and reinsurance claims arising from reinsurance dis... Sector/service Joins:
  • Anisha Franklin
    Associates
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    Anisha is a qualified solicitor of England and Wales and an Avocat à la Cour with the Paris bar. Anisha specialises in international transportation and trade, with a particular focus on cross-border commercial disputes and transactions in shipping, c... Sector/service Joins:
  • Poppy Franks
    Associates
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    Poppy Franks is an associate in our Melbourne Office Sector/service Joins:
  • Pierre Frühling
    Partners
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    Pierre, who heads the Brussels office, has more than 20 years' experience advising clients in both the Belgian and French markets. Sector/service Joins:
  • Henry Fung
    Partners
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    Henry has a broad spectrum of practice. On the contentious side, apart from the traditional shipping related work (charterparty disputes, cargo claims, personal injury claims and insurance claims), Henry also handles other commercial disputes (litiga... Sector/service Joins:
  • Harriet Fung
    Senior Associates
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    Harriet joined the HFW Aerospace team as an Associate in May 2016. She specialises in commercial aviation transactions representing lessors and airlines in cross-border aircraft leasing, financing as well as sale and purchase transactions. She has ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Maria Galan
    Associates
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    Maria specialises in dispute resolution, commercial litigation, aviation and insurance/reinsurance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Simon Gamboni
    Associates
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    Simon is an Associate in the Dubai office and deals with dispute resolution including large scale, multinational litigation and arbitration in the shipping, transport and international trade sectors. Sector/service Joins:
  • Mark Gammon
    Senior Legal Executive
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    Mark is a Senior Legal Executive in the aerospace team. He specialises in air carriers' liability, airports, GA and product liability disputes and has worked extensively with a large network of legal correspondents in Europe, India and the Middle Eas... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gordon Gardiner
    Partners
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    Gordon is a Partner who advises on contentious and non-contentious matters for airlines, airports, ground handlers, product manufacturers and their insurers in the aerospace and defence sector. Gordon moved to Hong Kong from HFW's London office in Ju... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicola Gare
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Nicola is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW with particular responsibility for dispute resolution. She focuses on the provision of knowhow support to the contentious practice groups, and their clients. She is also involved in several f... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jo Garland
    Special Counsel
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    Jo has extensive experience in the energy and resources, special projects and climate change fields. Jo has worked on projects at all levels of the supply chain, including one of Australia's largest natural gas projects, a world leading off-grid sol... Sector/service Joins:
  • Christopher Garley
    Senior Associates
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    Chris joined HFW in 2008 and, after training for a period in Hong Kong, qualified into HFW's London Shipping Litigation team in 2010, advising on both "wet" and "dry" disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Abeer Garousha
    Associates
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    Abeer's practice focuses on a broad range of corporate, commercial and general finance matters, including corporate structuring, reorganisations, the sale and purchase of assets, commercial contracts and general commercial work. Sector/service Joins:
  • Luke Garrett
    Associates
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    Luke is a member of the insurance/reinsurance litigation team in Dubai. Sector/service Joins:
  • Dimitra Gelti
    Senior Associates
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    Dimitra is a Senior Associate in the ship finance team based in Piraeus, Greece. She has extensive experience in asset finance of all types of vessels. Sector/service Joins:
  • Marc Ghammachi
    Associates
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    Marc is an associate in HFW’s shipping team in Dubai, having previously trained and qualified in England and Wales. He specialises in the shipping and logistics sector. Sector/service Joins:
  • Shane Gibbons
    Associates
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    Shane joined the insurance/reinsurance litigation team in Dubai in January 2018 as an Associate. Sector/service Joins:
  • William Gidman
    Associates
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    William is a dispute resolution lawyer who advises on both dry and wet shipping disputes (both High Court actions and arbitrations). On the dry side William has particular experience of disputes relating to charterparties, shipbuilding contracts, bil... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Gimblett
    Partners
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    Richard is the Resident Managing Partner of HFW's Middle East Dubai office and specialises in aviation, travel law and commercial litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Stéphanie Golinvaux
    Partners
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    Stéphanie holds an LL.M. in Air and Space Law at the Faculty of Law of Leiden University in the Netherlands, which she obtained cum laude. She speaks French, English and Dutch. Sector/service Joins:
  • Charlotte Gonon
    Associates
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    Charlotte specialises in insurance law and civil liability with specific focus on industrial risks and insurance coverage issues. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jeanie Goodwin
    Partners
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    Jeanie is an experienced civil trial lawyer. Her practice focuses on maritime law, including Jones Act personal injury, vessel status, and cruise ship cases. She also defends energy companies in complex commercial litigation. In addition, she has ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Brian Gordon
    Partners
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    Brian is head of the firm's international corporate practice and advises clients on a wide range of corporate, distressed and special situations, mining, energy, shipping and clean-energy related matters including cross-border M&A transactions (both ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vince Gordon
    Partners
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    Vince has substantial experience in all types of transactional Middle Eastern work including banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, debt capital markets, trade finance, structuring and joint ventures, funds and regulatory work. He has been b... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ian Gordon
    Partners
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    Ian has extensive experience in a broad range of construction, engineering and infrastructure transactions, including dispute resolution. He acts for companies listed on the ASX Limited, private companies and not-for-profit organisations. Sector/service Joins:
  • Matthew Gore
    Partners
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    Matthew is fast gaining a reputation in the firm as the Go-To Expert for corporate / commercial legal work as a specialist in the ports and terminals, shipping and the logistics sectors. This should come as no surprise given his commercial and operat... Sector/service Joins:
  • James Gosling
    Consultants
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    James specialises in shipping, including collisions, salvage, fire and explosion, total loss, piracy, limitation of liability, wreck removal, both civil and criminal pollution liabilities. Also marine insurance and coverage and other shipping-related... Sector/service Joins:
  • Steffi Gougoulaki
    Associates
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    Steffi is an Associate in the litigation team of the firm's Piraeus office. She regularly advises shipowners, their insurers and salvors in relation to a range of dry and wet shipping matters, and is involved in large scale mediations, arbitrations a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jonathan Goulding
    Associates
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    Jonathan is a solicitor and mariner in the Admiralty and Crisis Management team of the firm's Shipping Group. He advises on litigation arising from marine and offshore energy casualties, including collisions, groundings, salvage/wreck removal, fires,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Craig Grant
    Associates
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    Craig is an Associate in our London office who specialises in the logistics, ports and terminals and energy sectors. He advises on a range of commercial arrangements, including joint ventures, M&A transactions and standard terms and conditions. Cra... Sector/service Joins:
  • Strachan Gray
    Associates
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    Strachan is based in our Hong Kong office. He specialises in commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on fraud and asset recovery, insolvency matters, and international trade and commodities disputes. Strachan also has broad experience of ha... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lizzie Gray
    Associates
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    Lizzie joined HFW in 2010 and specialises in employment law and insurance and reinsurance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Patrick Greaney
    Associates
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    Patrick handles a broad range of both contentious and non-contentious maritime matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Lucy Greenish
    Associates
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    Lucy specialises in transactional shipping matters. She has experience of acting for and advising owners and shipyards on aspects of yacht sale and purchase contracts and her work also covers ship finance. Lucy spent six months seconded to HFW's Pa... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rory Grout
    Senior Associates
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    Rory joined HFW in 2012 after seven years at another well known law firm. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jarrod Gutsa
    Associates
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    Jarrod specialises in construction and engineering law. He advises parties at every level of the supply chain on all stages of the projects (from procurement through to contract completion), with a particular focus on dispute avoidance and dispute re... Sector/service Joins:
  • Wissam Hachem
    Partners
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    Wissam handles a wide range of matters, specializing in commercial, corporate, securities and insurance/re-insurance with a particular emphasis on corporate and commercial transactional work as well as capital markets. His work covers joint ventures,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gavin Hadfield
    Partners
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    Gavin is the Global Risk Partner for the firm and the Compliance Officer for Legal Practice and is responsible for the firm's risk management and compliance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Bree Haigh
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Bree is a member of the knowledge management team with responsibility for providing support to all industry sectors Australia wide. She focuses on providing knowhow support to all group in Australia and their clients, and is also involved in firm wi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gusnandi Arief Haliadi
    Associates
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    Gusnandi has particular experience in corporate and commercial transactions, industrial relations, and regulatory compliance. He specialises in drafting and reviewing agreements and/or transaction documents, preparing advisory legal memorandum, condu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Michael Harakis
    Consultants
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    Michael is a consultant specialising in contentious shipping, trade and marine insurance matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • James Harbridge
    Partners
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    James Harbridge is a partner in our Dubai office and has been based exclusively in the Middle East for the last 19 years. Sector/service Joins:
  • David Harby
    Senior Associates
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    David is a barrister specialising in high value and complex corporate and commercial litigation and advocacy. His practice is primarily focused on cross-border corporate insolvency and restructuring, shareholder disputes and derivative actions, trust... Sector/service Joins:
  • Guy Hardaker
    Partners
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    Guy has an unusually broad practice covering energy, commodities, utilities and arbitration reflecting his experience in the Firm's London, Singapore and Hong Kong offices. Sector/service Joins:
  • George Harris
    Associates
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    George Harris is an Associate in HFW’s international construction team and is based in the firm’s London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Chris Hart
    Of Counsel
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    Chris's practice focuses on shipping, marine, and energy companies, including litigation and commercial transactions. He is an experienced trial lawyer, resolving disputes in federal and state courts and in arbitration. He advises clients in transa... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vicky Hau
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Vicky is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW with a particular focus on the corporate practice. Prior to joining HFW Vicky was a general corporate lawyer with extensive experience of equity capital markets and private and public M&A tran... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sydene Helwick
    Legal Director
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    Sydene is a Legal Director in HFW's office in Dubai. She has extensive real estate experience which includes acting as a lead negotiator in a number of high value real estate acquisition and disposals; commercial, retail and residential lease transac... Sector/service Joins:
  • James Henson
    Associates
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    James is an Associate in HFW’s London office, specialising in complex commercial litigation, with a focus on fraud and insolvency related disputes. He has broad range of experience in the High Court and the Court of Appeal, including both trials and... Sector/service Joins: Fraud and Insolvency 
  • Mert Hifzi
    Partners
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    Mert heads HFW's Singapore office and the Asia-Pacific Aerospace practice. The HFW Asia-Pacific Aerospace team comprises 8 partners and 20 Associates, based in Singapore, Hong Kong and Sydney, and is the largest aviation team in the region. Mert h... Sector/service Joins:
  • William Hold
    Senior Associates
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    William is a Senior Associate in HFW's Geneva office. He regularly acts for trading companies in disputes involving a range of physical commodities, and has been involved in arbitrations governed by the Swiss Rules, as well as the rules of the ICC, t... Sector/service Joins:
  • Damian Honey
    Partners
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    Damian joined HFW in 1997. Following a period working on secondment for the commodities legal team at Enron in 2000 Damian returned to HFW and has focussed on a commodities practice in the energy and natural resources sector since then. Damian advise... Sector/service Joins: Commodities  Finance  International Trade Regulation  Dispute Resolution 
  • Christian Horbye
    Associates
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  • Jane Hugall
    Associates
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    Jane specialises in complex commercial dispute resolution for clients in a range of sectors including oil and gas, international trade and financial services. Jane has extensive experience of litigation, arbitration (LCIA and LMAA), mediation and the... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rebecca Huggins
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Rebecca is a member of the knowledge management team with particular responsibility for insurance and reinsurance. She focuses on the provision of knowhow support to the group and its clients, and is also involved in firmwide knowledge management and... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ian Hughes
    Senior Associates
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    Ian is a banking and finance lawyer with specialist experience in the shipping, superyacht, offshore and aviation sectors. Ian advises banks and other financial institutions, funds, Islamic investors, insurance companies and owners on a variety of ma... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Hughes
    Partners
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    Nick is a partner in the firm's aerospace team. He has 35 years' extensive worldwide experience of aviation and space industry insurance/liability and commercial issues and in depth experience with the related international conventions and organisati... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicola Hui
    Associates
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    Nicola read law at the University of Hong Kong and graduated with a double degree in Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) (Honours) and Bachelor of Laws (Honours). She completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws at the University of Hong Kong... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sarah Hunt
    Partners
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    Sarah acts for a range of trading companies, charterers and owners in shipping and international trade disputes. Her work involves petroleum products, gasoil, cement, coal, bitumen, steel and other metals, ethanol and soft commodities. She has partic... Sector/service Joins: International Trade Regulation 
  • Fabienne Huot-Soudain
    Associates
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    Fabienne joined HFW in 1993 as paralegal and has been admitted at the Paris Bar since January 2015. She has developed extensive experience in personal injury, travel litigation and leisure litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Hutton
    Partners
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    Nick has a broad corporate/commercial practice. He specialises in transactional, corporate and commercial law with particular reference to the energy, insurance, commodities and transport industries. His practice spans a wide range of areas, inclu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Matt Illingworth
    Partners
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    Matt is a shipping and insurance lawyer. His practice covers contentious and non-contentious matters, both wet and dry, plus marine insurance and marine personal injury. He has a wide range of experience in English civil proceedings and court proceed... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gordon Inkson
    Senior Associates
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    Gordon is a senior associate who has been based in HFW's Singapore office since 2012. Prior to that in 2007 he joined Holman Fenwick Willan's Dubai office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kerry Ioulianou
    Associates
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    Kerry advises on construction law, specialising in large scale, complex infrastructure and engineering disputes. He has a focus on arbitrations and ADR, and also advises on legal issues arising from the conclusion and execution of construction contra... Sector/service Joins:
  • Francesca Ip
    Associates
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    Francesca is an associate in our Hong Kong energy and resources group. She specialises in dispute resolution and has experience of multi-jurisdictional litigation and arbitration disputes, including disputes involving commodity sale and purchase cont... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ciara Jackson
    Associates
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    Ciara advises UK and international clients on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious insurance/reinsurance matters. Ciara has experience of claims and coverage issues involving political risk and trade credit, contract frustration, property ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Natalie Jackson
    Senior Associates
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    Natalie joined HFW in September 2017 after qualifying as an English solicitor in London with a shipping law firm for 2 years and subsequently working for a British law firm in Piraeus, as an Associate / Senior Associate in the shipping litigation dep... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Jadot
    Partners
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    Prior to joining HFW, Richard was the head of the banking practice area of another international law firm in Paris for 20 years. He has considerable experience in banking generally, acquisition, assets, projects and real estate finance, including cre... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thilo Jahn
    Associates
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    Thilo specialises in commercial shipping and commodity dispute resolution, in particular disputes arising under commodity contracts, charterparties, bills of lading as well as offshore and shipbuilding contracts. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kirsten James
    Associates
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    Kirsten is involved with complex cross-border and reinsurance disputes, arising from corporate restructuring, statutory assignments, policy interpretation and product/public liability. She has advised on coverage issues, double insurance and restitut... Sector/service Joins:
  • Shyamal Jeewoolall
    Partners
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    Shyamal is a Partner based in our Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices specialising in asset and structured finance. Shyamal has extensive experience of advising a wide range of clients in the aviation industry including airlines, aircraft leasing companies, ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Eviaty Jenie
    Senior Associates
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    Evie is a Senior Associate based in our Singapore office. Sector/service Joins: Commercial  Corporate  Energy 
  • Monique Jennings
    Senior Associates
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    Monique has extensive experience acting for listed and unlisted property funds, developers and tenants in commercial property transactions across Australia. Sector/service Joins:
  • Whitney Jiang
    Associates
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    Whitney's area of practice includes commercial transactions, property acquisitions and development; drafting legal due diligence reports and finance facility documents; advising on duties and Foreign Investment Review Board applications. Sector/service Joins:
  • Dominic Johnson
    Partners
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    Dominic deals with the issues arising from all types of marine casualties, including collisions, groundings, salvage, total loss, fire and explosion, wreck removal, piracy, limitation of liability and both civil and criminal liabilities. He also deal... Sector/service Joins:
  • Daniel Johnson
    Associates
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    Daniel is an Associate in the construction team at Holman Fenwick Willan, specialising in construction disputes and avoidance. He has experience of a range of dispute resolution procedures including litigation, mediation and adjudication. Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Johnson-Brown
    Senior Associates
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    Richard has a broad range of expertise and experience in both dry and wet shipping contentious matters, including shipbuilding, shipmanagement, charterparty and cargo disputes as well as collisions, groundings, salvage and general average. He has als... Sector/service Joins:
  • Peter Jones
    Costs Management Team
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    Peter is a Costs Lawyer (as opposed to a Solicitor) and has dealt with the preparation of bills of costs covering many areas of the law and has attended many costs related hearings throughout the country, both justifying and opposing costs. Sector/service Joins:
  • Lynne Jones
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Lynne is head of library and information services. Based in our London office, she is responsible for making sure that HFW's information needs are met and managed across all of our international offices, offering a broad responsive research service ... Sector/service Joins:
  • James Jordan
    Senior Associates
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    James is a Senior Associate who works across industry practice groups for both the aerospace and general insurance teams. James joined HFW's Hong Kong office in April 2012 before relocating to Singapore in August 2016. Sector/service Joins:
  • Aaron Jordan
    Partners
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    Aaron has over 15 years’ experience advising clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial law. He specialises in mergers and acquisitions, capital raisings, and advising on corporate governance and regulatory matters. Aaron also regularly advis... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Jowett
    Partners
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    Richard covers insurance and reinsurance and, in particular, he handles high value and/or complex claims. With a strong background in professional indemnity and liability work Richard has branched into marine, construction, energy and ISR (including ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Kalliopi Karaiskaki
    Partners
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    Kal is a transactional lawyer with diverse experience in international contracts and focus on asset finance, corporate and oil & gas. She advises clients on a wide range of areas, including joint ventures, corporate governance, investment funds, sha... Sector/service Joins:
  • Margarita Kato
    Associates
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  • Giles Kavanagh
    Partners
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    Giles heads the global aerospace team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicholas Kazaz
    Associates
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    Nicholas Kazaz specialises in marine and offshore, focusing on international commercial dispute resolution arising from charter parties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, rig disputes, towage, collisions, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss... Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Keeghan
    Associates
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    Andrew deals with insurance and reinsurance clients, with a particular focus on policyholder claims. He has experience in commercial disputes and dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration and litigation. Andrew also has experience dealing ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Philip Kelleher
    Associates
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    Philip is an Associate (Registered Foreign Lawyer) in our Hong Kong office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jeremy Kelly
    Associates
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    Jeremy is an Associate working in HFW's Brussels and London offices, specialising in competition law and international trade. He has experience of both UK and EU competition proceedings, having worked on merger control proceedings before the CMA and... Sector/service Joins:
  • Martina Kelly
    Senior Associates
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    Martina specialises in advising commodity traders, energy companies and investment banks on their physical commodities trading contracts and related aspects of international trade. Martina's practice focuses on the trading of petroleum products, cr... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex Kemp
    Partners
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    Alex works predominantly on "wet" disputes including salvage, wreck removal, groundings, collisions, fires and piracy with a particular interest in container ship casualties of all types. Such disputes often require advice in respect limitation of li... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alan Kenny
    Associates
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    Alan is an Associate in the Commodities team in London. He advises corporate and institutional clients on dispute avoidance and resolution and has experience acting for clients in a broad range of industries in commercial litigation, mediation and in... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lili Khairallah
    Senior Associates
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    Lili has experience in various projects and in particular those involving: privatisation, project finance, corporate and corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, employment, labour and social security laws. She has academic knowledge of public la... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gerard Kimmitt
    Partners
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    Jerry splits his time between commercial disputes and transactional work. His practice involves a significant amount of time working with insurers in the London Market as well as representing US companies in all manner of litigation and transactiona... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ellie Kirby
    Associates
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    Ellie is a solicitor qualified in England and Wales who focuses on financial services regulation. Ellie previously worked at the Financial Conduct Authority on contentious authorisations cases. She advises financial institutions, energy and utilitie... Sector/service Joins:
  • Julianne Kneen
    Consultants
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    Before HFW, Julianne was in-house counsel at BP in South Africa, the UK and the US for over 20 years, where, for the majority of that time, she specialized in international trading in support of BP's oil trading business in both the UK and the US. Sector/service Joins:
  • Sian Knight
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Siân is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW, based in Hong Kong. Her focus is on providing knowhow support to the Hong Kong office, with some regional support for our other Asian offices. She works closely with her London based colleague... Sector/service Joins:
  • Patrick Knox
    Legal Director
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    Patrick is a Legal Director in the firm's commodities group. Sector/service Joins:
  • Ashwani Kochhar
    Partners
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    Ashwani specialises in corporate and regulatory insurance. He advises on a wide spectrum of non-contentious matters, including insurance mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance (including capital raising, flotations and takeovers) and financial s... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jean Koh
    Partners
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    Jean specialises in shipping litigation, focussing on contractual shipping disputes including charterparties, bills of lading, cargo claims, commodities/trade disputes, ship sale and purchase disputes, bunker disputes and shipbuilding disputes. She r... Sector/service Joins:
  • Aaron Kok
    Of Counsel
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    Aaron brings to the table more than a decade of experience working on all forms of cross-border M&A, joint ventures, private equity transactions and complex restructurings. Spanning multiple sectors and regions – with a keen focus on South East Asia... Sector/service Joins: Corporate  Commercial  Energy 
  • Prashant Kukadia
    Associates
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  • Chanaka Kumarasinghe
    Partners
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    Chanaka is a partner in HFW's Energy & Resources / International Arbitration group. He joined HFW (London) in 2002 and has been permanently based in HFW (Singapore) since 2005. Sector/service Joins:
  • Phil Kusiak
    Senior Associates
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    Phil specialises in insurance-related litigation and dispute resolution. Sector/service Joins:
  • Marc Kutner
    Senior Associates
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    Marc has spent over thirty years litigating in the areas of personal injury, products liability, worker's compensation, medical malpractice, oil and gas law, and most recently Jones Act, Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act, and other mariti... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex Kyriakoulis
    Partners
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    Alex focuses on complex corporate matters worldwide. He represents entrepreneurs, governments and companies ranging from start-ups to multinational conglomerates, and is highly recommended by clients in the Legal 500 UK 2017 which states that the 'we... Sector/service Joins:
  • Naraya Lamart
    Senior Associates
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    Naraya is a Senior Associate in the shipping and transport sector. Naraya has experience in casualty crisis management, ship arrest and judicial sales of vessels, cargo claims, marine insurance advisory work, charterparty litigation and negotiation a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Stephanie Lambert
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    Stephanie is a Partner in our Sydney office. Stephanie specialises in major projects which cross a number of industry sectors. Stephanie acts for institutional developers, foreign investors and developers and listed and unlisted property trusts with... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alexandra Lamont
    Associates
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    Alexandra specialises in shipping and deals mostly with contractual disputes arising from charterparties and bills of lading. She also provides advice on regulatory issues involving shipping and trade matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • George Lamplough
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    George is a dispute resolution practitioner specialising in cross-border fraud, banking and international trade disputes and shipping law (wet and dry). George is qualified in New Zealand, Hong Kong and England and Wales, where he is also admitted as... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lee Landale
    Associates
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  • Cynthia Lau
    Associates
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    Cynthia joined the Aerospace Team in HFW in May 2014 as an Associate. She qualified in Hong Kong in 2009 and has experience in handling general commercial disputes, personal injury claims, defamation actions on behalf of media companies as well as a... Sector/service Joins:
  • Louise Lazarou
    Associates
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    Louise is an associate in HFW’s London office and acts principally for owners, charterers and P&I Clubs on both contentious and non contentious dry shipping matters. Her work spans a variety of disputes such as charterparty, bill of lading and insura... Sector/service Joins:
  • Clarence Lefort
    Associates
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    Clarence specialises in insurance law and civil liability, with a focus on directors' and officers' liability. Sector/service Joins:
  • Glenn Legge
    Partners
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    Glenn focuses his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, including energy, marine, construction and insurance coverage matters, as well as regulatory investigations and transactional matters. He has tried numerous cases to verdict, has arbi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Leir
    Consultants
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    Andrew specialises in the resolution of shipping and trade disputes arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, commodity and supply contracts, contracts of affeightment, and marine insurance. He assists and represents clients in liti... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ghislain Lepoutre
    Senior Associates
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    Ghislain is in the insurance and reinsurance team, advising on both contentious and non-contentious cases. He practices in all areas of insurance law, acting for underwriters and insureds. He acts in and advises on the resolution of disputes, domesti... Sector/service Joins:
  • Stanislas Lequette
    Partners
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    Stanislas specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration. He acts on a regular basis for clients in the maritime and energy sectors in contractual, corporate and general liability disputes. His clients include, major oil companies, ship-owners,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Joshua Leung
    Associates
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  • Therri Lewis
    Associates
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    Therri has a background in insurance litigation and dispute resolution. She has particular experience acting for insurers and large corporations in matters involving public, product and statutory liability, professional indemnity and property damag... Sector/service Joins:
  • Bosun Lewis
    Associates
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  • James Lewis
    Partners
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    James Lewis has over 25 years’ experience in a broad range of international and domestic corporate finance transactions; IPOs and equity and debt issues, acting for the issuer and the sponsor/broker; public and private mergers and acquisitions (inclu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Michelle Li
    Associates
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    Michelle graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a double degree of Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) and Bachelor of Laws. Michelle is primarily involved in shipping and international trade litigation and arbitration, mainly on dispu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Winnie Liang
    Senior Associates
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    Winnie is a senior associate in the Sydney office. Winnie is a projects lawyer with experience in a diverse range of development projects and structured real estate transactions in Australia. Winnie acts for a number of institutional developers, inte... Sector/service Joins:
  • Terence Liew
    Senior Associates
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    Terence handles liability claims and insurance matters across the aviation industry, including air carrier's and airport's liability. Terence has acted, on behalf of major insurance companies, airlines, helicopter operators, airports and airport serv... Sector/service Joins:
  • Celia Livesey
    Associates
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    Celia works in our Sydney construction team and has a focus on commercial litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Hugh Livingstone
    Consultants
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    Hugh specialises in shipping, focusing mainly on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading and sale contracts as well as management of casualty assignments. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kelvin Lo
    Associates
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    Kelvin qualified as a solicitor in New South Wales (Australia) in 2016 and joined the Construction Group of Holman Fenwick Willan in March 2018. Kelvin was previously a qualified civil engineer and has practical experience in the design, constructio... Sector/service Joins: Construction 
  • Angie Lo
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    Angie graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Social Sciences degree and a Law degree. After getting her Postgraduate Certificate in Laws from the same university, she joined HFW. Angie is qualified in Hong Kong as well as England and Wales... Sector/service Joins:
  • Chris Lockwood
    Consultants
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    Chris specialises in multi-jurisdictional litigation and arbitration arising out of international trade, commodity and derivative transactions as well as shipping. Sector/service Joins:
  • Alastair Long
    Senior Associates
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    Alastair specialises in aerospace commercial and regulatory law, including wet leasing, MRO agreements, agency, distribution, airline conditions of carriage, aircraft operations (ground-handling, airport services etc.), traffic rights, safety and se... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Longley
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    Nick advises on construction and construction insurance law, focusing particularly on arbitration relating to major infrastructure and energy-related projects. He advises governments, employers, main contractors, specialist subcontractors, constructi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alistair Loweth
    Senior Associates
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    Alistair advises clients on a wide range of marine, commercial and international matters in the offshore and energy sectors. He has extensive practical experience of both transactional and contentious work including more than 5 years working in-hous... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Lucas
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    Richard is the Resident Managing Partner of HFW's Abu Dhabi office and a recognised Defence and infrastructure projects lawyer. Sector/service Joins:
  • Ling Lui
    Partners
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    Ling is an asset finance specialist, with a particular focus on aviation finance and leasing. She has advised banks, operating lessors and airlines on transactions involving cross-border aircraft financings, aircraft leasing and sales/acquisitions, e... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace  Finance  Financial Institutions  Shipping 
  • Richard Mabane
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    Richard specialises in commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on shipping, focusing primarily on disputes arising out of all types of contract including charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, sale and purchase and sale of goods as ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alistair Mackie
    Partners
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    Alistair has been with the firm since 1989. Alistair specialises in infrastructure projects including port and terminals, operations and development, as well as oil and gas projects (particularly FSOs, FPSOs, FSRUs and FLNG). He has worked on a numb... Sector/service Joins:
  • William MacLachlan
    Senior Associates
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    William advises a wide variety of companies and financial institutions on a range of transactional shipping matters in both the commercial shipping and yachting industries. He has particular expertise in ship sale and purchase, shipbuilding and ship ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Laura MacLean
    Associates
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    Laura is a transactional lawyer who advises on commercial and corporate matters in the energy sector. Her experience includes M&A transactions, international joint ventures and upstream oil and gas projects. Laura has gained international exposure wo... Sector/service Joins:
  • Kim Macnamara
    Associates
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  • Daniel Mah
    Consultants
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    Daniel specialises in ship sale and closing. In his previous role with a major shipping bank, Daniel, assisted the bank in building a significant portfolio of escrow accounts handling various types of vessel sale and purchase transactions. Daniel has... Sector/service Joins:
  • Guy Main
    Senior Managers
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    Guy handles, and has considerable experience in dealing with, all aspects of damages in Admiralty claims, particularly collisions. He also assists in General Average matters and practical aspects of chartering and sale & purchase disagreements. Guy's... Sector/service Joins:
  • Emma Malkin
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Emma is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW with a particular focus on the finance practice. Before joining HFW Emma was a PSL with two major international firms and prior to working in knowledge management, she was a fee earner advisin... Sector/service Joins:
  • Joseph Malpas
    Associates
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    Joseph specialises in international commercial dispute resolution for clients in the marine and offshore sectors. He has experience of disputes arising from charter parties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, offshore and subsea installation, ship sale ... Sector/service Joins: Shipping  London 
  • Stephen Marais
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    Stephen is a Partner in our London office. He specialises in banking and asset finance and has extensive experience of acting on ship finance, commodity and trade finance, and aviation finance transactions. He has spent many years working on structur... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jayson Marks
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    Jayson specialises in domestic and cross-border acquisitions and disposals, investments, joint ventures, public takeovers, IPOs and other equity capital markets transactions on the main market and AIM. Jayson has particular experience in the upstrea... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alice Marques
    Senior Associates
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    Alice joined Holman Fenwick Willan as an Associate in 2009. She has experience of litigation, arbitration and mediation and advises on shipping, sale of goods (both hard and soft commodities) and derivatives disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Chris Marrable
    Senior Associates
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    Chris is a senior associate with HFW's aviation team based in our Singapore Office specialising in asset and structured finance advising airlines, aircraft leasing companies, banks and financiers. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jessica Marshall
    Associates
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    Jessica has experience in advisory work for clients, primarily in the energy, regulatory and competition areas. She has a particular focus on advising clients in the Western Australian electricity industry in relation to wholesale electricity market... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gabriella Martin
    Associates
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    Gabriella is an Associate in the Commodities team of HFW's Singapore office. Gabriella specializes in international trade, commodities and shipping relating to a broad range of commodities, from LPG, iron ore, steel, coal to grains and oils. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kathryn Martin
    Senior Associates
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    Kathryn works in HFW's Geneva office specialising in dry shipping and international trade disputes covering a range of cargoes but with a particular focus on oil and gas products. Kathryn is experienced in dispute resolution in accordance with London... Sector/service Joins:
  • Daniel Martin
    Partners
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    Daniel advises traders, shipowners, freight forwarders, insurers and brokers on a host of regulatory and compliance issues, including international trade sanctions, export controls, customs and anti-corruption legislation. He advises on all aspects o... Sector/service Joins:
  • Brendan McCashin
    Partners
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    Brendan specialises in insurance-related litigation as well as non-contentious insurance and reinsurance matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Mathea McCubbing
    Associates
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    Mathea is an Associate in the Construction team at HFW, specialising in construction and engineering law. Her experience includes advising principals, contractors and subcontractors on international mineral, oil, gas, infrastructure, residential, ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Oliver McGaw
    Associates
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    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, s... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex McKellar
    Partners
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    Alex advises on risk allocation, prepares contracts and advises on legal issues arising from all contractual aspects of project delivery. Sector/service Joins:
  • Beau McLaren
    Partners
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    Beau McLaren is a partner in our Dubai office specialising in Construction and Construction Disputes across the Middle East. Sector/service Joins: Abu Dhabi  Dubai 
  • Claire McNamara
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Claire is head of our knowledge management team and is responsible for the development and delivery of the firm's knowledge management and training strategy. A particular focus for Claire is on client service delivery and working with our clients to ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Bradley Meads
    Costs Management Team
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    Bradley is a Costs Lawyer (as opposed to a Solicitor) and has dealt with the preparation of bills of costs covering many areas of the law and has attended many costs related hearings throughout the country, both justifying and opposing costs. Sector/service Joins:
  • Saïda Mehenni
    Associates
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    Saïda specialises in structured leasing and financing transactions and, in particular, asset finance cross-border operations conducted by financial institutions, airlines, aircraft lessors and manufacturers as well as government entities. Sector/service Joins:
  • Suzanne Meiklejohn
    Associates
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    Suzanne is an Associate in HFW's Singapore office where she specialises in dispute resolution between parties in the maritime sector. Suzanne has experience advising and representing parties across a broad spectrum of dispute resolution forums, inclu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Hadi Melki
    Partners
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    Hadi has a wide range of experience working on regulatory and corporate matters as well as projects throughout the Middle East region. He has advised governments and private sector investors in connection with regulatory, corporate, infrastructure an... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ben Mellors
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    Ben is a specialist construction lawyer with over 18 years' experience in the industry. He advises clients on all aspects of international construction and engineering projects, with a particular focus on Southern Europe, the Middle East and East Afr... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Merrylees
    Partners
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    Richard acts for traders, banks, charterers and owners in contentious and non-contentious matters of dry shipping, commodities, regulation and derivatives. Sector/service Joins:
  • Wagner Mesquita
    Consultants
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    Wagner is a Solicitor (England and Wales), as well as a qualified Brazilian and Portuguese lawyer, with an LLM in Maritime Law (Southampton) and Oil & Gas Law (Aberdeen). Wagner has also successfully concluded his exams for membership with the Instit... Sector/service Joins:
  • Guillaume Mezache
    Associates
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    Guillaume's practice focuses on energy, corporate/M&A and projects. He advises clients, including energy groups and international Majors, on corporate and energy matters, in particular upstream and downstream arrangements and M&A transactions in Fran... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jane Miles
    Senior Associates
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    Jane specialises in construction and engineering and dispute resolution, with over nine years' worth of GCC experience. Jane's practice has largely focused on construction and engineering disputes on a variety of different projects, such as sports st... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ross Millar
    Mariners
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    Ross is a Master Mariner in our London office and forms part of our shipping emergency response team. Ross deals with marine casualties, including collisions, groundings, fire, cargo claims and salvage. Sector/service Joins:
  • Paul Miller
    Mariners
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    Paul is a Master Mariner in our London office and forms part of our shipping emergency response team. Paul deals with marine casualties including collisions, groundings, cargo claims and salvage. Before joining HFW, Paul spent the last 6 years worki... Sector/service Joins:
  • Camille Moncany
    Senior Associates
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    Camille specialises in insurance matters with specific focus on industrial risks and insurance coverage issues. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kim Moore
    Senior Associates
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    Kim is a construction dispute resolution lawyer specialising in large-scale, complex engineering and construction arbitration, adjudication, conciliation and litigation globally, with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region. Sector/service Joins:
  • Gerard Moore
    Associates
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    Gerard is an Associate in the Dubai office and works in the Construction, Engineering & Infrastructure sectors. Gerard has experience acting for employers, contractors, sub-contractors and consultants on mining, construction, building, infrastructure... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Morgan
    Associates
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    Tom is an associate in HFW's London office. His principal area of practice is international commercial dispute resolution with particular focus on both wet and dry shipping matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Tom Morrison
    Associates
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    Tom is an associate in our Melbourne office who specialises in shipping and insurance and reinsurance sectors. His work spans a variety of maritime issues such as charterparty, bill of lading, and insurance coverage disputes. Sector/service Joins:
  • David Morriss
    Partners
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    David specialises in "dry" shipping disputes, including charterparty and bills of lading claims; shipbuilding disputes; general average; groundings; unsafe ports; the enforcement of English judgments and awards in foreign jurisdictions. David acts fo... Sector/service Joins:
  • Beth Mulock
    Associates
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    Beth is a construction lawyer with experience in a diverse range of construction and infrastructure projects in Australia. Sector/service Joins:
  • Peter Murphy
    Partners
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    Peter specialises in international trade, commodities and shipping litigation and arbitration, acting for and advising a number of large trading companies based in Asia and Europe, banks, charterers, operators, owners, P&I Clubs and other insurers. Sector/service Joins:
  • Caroline Murphy
    Senior Associates
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    Caroline is a Senior Associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Graham Nagle
    Special Counsel
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    Graham is a corporate and resources lawyer with 25 years’ experience. Graham’s main practice areas are acquisitions and divestments, energy and resources law, complex commercial agreements and contractual advice. He also has extensive experience in c... Sector/service Joins:
  • Kijong Nam
    Partners
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    Kijong is a specialist dispute resolution lawyer focusing on offshore projects, shipbuilding, shipping and trade & commodity disputes. He advises on all aspects of a project throughout its life from negotiation, drafting, administration, cancellation... Sector/service Joins:
  • Craig Neame
    Partners
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    Craig specialises in shipping, logistics & supply chain and marine insurance. He is also Global Head of our Shipping Group. Craig is particularly well known for his expertise in container shipping, multimodal transport, ports and terminals and proje... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Neighbour
    Associates
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    Thomas joined the insurance and reinsurance team in the Dubai office in 2014 as an Associate, having qualified as a solicitor in London. Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Neylon
    Partners
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    Richard specialises in shipping and crisis response. Sector/service Joins:
  • Charmaine Ng
    Associates
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    Charmaine specialises in contentious and advisory work related to energy, trade and commodities, and commercial disputes. Charmaine has worked on both multi-jurisdictional litigations and international arbitrations under HKIAC, ICC, SIAC etc. Her d... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rosie Ng
    Consultants
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    Rosie's main practice comprises of advising insurers and reinsurers, run-off agents and intermediaries on all aspects of insurance and reinsurance dispute resolution. In particular, she advises on issues relating to D&O, professional indemnity, comm... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vincent Nichol
    Associates
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    Vincent specialises in aviation law with an emphasis on dispute resolution. He joined HFW as an Associate (Registered Foreign Lawyer) in June 2017. Sector/service Joins:
  • Stephanie Nieuwbourg
    Associates
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    Stéphanie advises and litigates on insurance law, commercial law, travel law matters as well as regulatory aspects for the aviation, insurance and travel sector. Her work includes advising on insurance claims, litigation before courts on liability an... Sector/service Joins:
  • Katherine Noble
    Senior Associates
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    Katherine is a finance lawyer specialising in asset finance with a particular emphasis on ship finance. Katherine acts for financial institutions, export credit agencies and owners on shipping and offshore loans and her work also covers yacht financi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Nork
    Partners
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    Thomas focuses in the areas of admiralty and tort litigation and is an experienced licensed master mariner. His practice areas include Jones Act and Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation personal injury claims, collision and cargo claims, contrac... Sector/service Joins:
  • Tashia Noviasi
    Associates
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    Tashia specialises in general corporate matters, advising on company legal compliance, foreign investment, mergers and acquisition transactions and drafting and reviewing agreements. She also has experience in handling trademark registration&nbs... Sector/service Joins:
  • Daniel O'Connell
    Associates
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    Daniel is an associate in the London office. He focuses mainly on wet shipping matters, including collisions, groundings, salvage, wreck removal, fires, piracy, limitation of liability and coverage issues. He also advises on dry shipping matters incl... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas O'Kelly
    Associates
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  • Wole Olufunwa
    Senior Associates
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    Wole Olufunwa is a Senior Associate lawyer qualified in England and Wales (2008). Prior to joining HFW in 2010, Wole was awarded a LLM in maritime law with merit from University College London (2006) and worked for several years in the shipping and t... Sector/service Joins:
  • Roderic O'Sullivan
    Consultants
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    Roderic is our former Senior Partner and now a consultant, advising senior managers of international transport and energy companies on all transactional aspects of business. He also has experience as a non-executive director of engineering, aviation ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ashleigh Ovland
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Ashleigh is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW with particular responsibility for aerospace. She focuses on the provision of knowhow support to the group and its clients and is also involved in several firmwide knowledge management and ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jason Ow
    Associates
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    Jason is an Associate with the aerospace team in Singapore. Jason joined HFW in January 2015 after being admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in August 2014. He has since completed the Qualifying Lawyer's Transfer S... Sector/service Joins:
  • Joanne Palin
    Senior Associates
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    Joanne specialises in dry shipping litigation. Sector/service Joins:
  • Electra Panayotopoulos
    Partners
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    Electra has over 20 years' experience in shipping litigation and dispute resolution and specialises in disputes arising from international trade and shipping, including:- Sector/service Joins:
  • Barbara Pansadoro
    Senior Associates
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    Barbara is a Senior Associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kerrie Papamihail
    Legal Director
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    Kerrie has significant equity capital markets experience. She advises local and international clients across sectors on ASX and NSX IPOs, spin-offs, backdoor listings, migration listings, capital raisings, listing rule and Corporations Act complianc... Sector/service Joins:
  • Anne-Marie Pearce
    Associates
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  • Jennifer Pelosi
    Associates
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  • Julie-Anne Pemberton
    Associates
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    Julie-Anne specialises in dispute resolution, primarily focusing on construction, engineering, energy and resources, and major infrastructure matters. She has experience acting for contractors and principals in litigation, arbitration, and adjudicati... Sector/service Joins: Construction 
  • Brian Perrott
    Partners
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  • Chris Philpot
    Senior Associates
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    Chris specialises in construction and engineering law and has broad experience of dispute avoidance, dispute resolution and trial litigation in the TCC. Sector/service Joins:
  • Vivienne Pitroff
    Partners
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    Vivienne specialises in shipping dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, general average, hull insurance and bunker supplies. She also handles international trade litigation/arbitration in England and foreign ju... Sector/service Joins:
  • Viti Plange
    Associates
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    Recently, Viti worked in-house for a global commodities trading house, providing front-line legal support to Europe, Middle East and Africa for trading operations, financing arrangements, acquisitions and disposals, dispute resolution and business de... Sector/service Joins:
  • James Plant
    Senior Associates
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    James Plant is a Senior Associate in our Dubai office, with 10 years' experience in construction and engineering disputes. James relocated from our London office to Dubai in 2015. He has worked on construction disputes in the Middle East for much o... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Poynder
    Partners
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    Nicholas works principally on shipping matters, specialising in charterparty, bill of lading, MOA and shipyard disputes, acting for both Mainland Chinese and overseas clients. Sector/service Joins:
  • Indriana Pramesti
    Associates
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    Indriana (Indri) specialises in advising on the construction and banking and finance industries where she is experienced in handling mergers and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, good corporate governance, and public policy. Sector/service Joins:
  • Indra Prawira
    Associates
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    Indra's practice focuses on the areas of general corporate and commercial, project finance, and dispute resolution. He has assisted clients in advising and handling legal aspects related to merger and acquisition transactions, infrastructure and min... Sector/service Joins:
  • Anna Prentice
    Associates
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    Anna specialises in construction dispute resolution including litigation, arbitration and adjudications with a particular focus on major projects. Sector/service Joins:
  • Marcus Price
    Associates
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  • Beth Price
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Beth is a professional support lawyer in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Judith Prior
    Partners
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  • Katie Pritchard
    Partners
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    Katie specialises in international commodity trade and shipment. She acts for commodity producers, trading companies, charterers, owners, banks and insurers in litigation and arbitration and advises on contract drafting. She has a particular expertis... Sector/service Joins:
  • Philip Prowse
    Partners
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    Philip specialises in commodities trade finance and has acted for a wide range of entities up and down the global commodities supply chain, including lenders, borrowers, suppliers, producers, processors, distributors, insurers, logistics operators an... Sector/service Joins:
  • Olivier Purcell
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    Olivier specialises in international commercial litigation and arbitration, focussing mainly on dispute resolution arising in shipping (charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, grounding... Sector/service Joins:
  • William Pyle
    Associates
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    William is an associate in HFW's Singapore office. He has a broad practice in shipping and international trade and advises a range of clients including P&I Clubs, shipowners, charterers, insurers and banks. William handles contractual disputes, inclu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Georges Racine
    Partners
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    Georges is a civil and common law trained international lawyer admitted to practice in Switzerland, England and Wales, and Canada (Quebec). He has acted as lead counsel in international projects and transactions in over 25 countries worldwide, includ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sri Hartati Rahayu
    Partners
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    Sri Rahayu (Ayu) has more than 22 years' experience as a lawyer specialising in banking and finance, mergers, acquisitions and strategic alliances, infrastructure, plantations, corporate and international trade and dispute resolution. Sector/service Joins: Energy  Projects  Corporate  Dispute Resolution  Finance  Construction 
  • Ziad Raheb
    Associates
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    Ziad advises on a wide range of corporate/commercial transactions and financial matters with particular emphasis on projects, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, funds and collective investment schemes. Sector/service Joins:
  • Amanda Rathbone
    Knowledge Management Team
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    Amanda is a member of the knowledge management team at HFW with particular responsibility for commodities. She focuses on the provision of knowhow support to the commodities group and its clients, as well as on developing a firmwide training program... Sector/service Joins:
  • William Reddie
    Senior Associates
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    Will advises on a range of corporate and regulatory matters, focussing on clients in the insurance sector. Sector/service Joins:
  • Peter Rees Smith
    Consultants
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    Peter specialises in shipping, focussing mainly on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, collisions, fire and explosion, salvage, general average, groundings, total loss, towage, offshore and limitation. Peter... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alexander Reid
    Partners
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    Alexander has a broad corporate and commercial practice, with a particular focus on energy and resources, transport and technology. He has worked on a number of significant cross-border transactions across a range of sectors, including share and asse... Sector/service Joins:
  • Tony Rice
    Partners
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    Tony heads HFW's global finance group and has over 30 years' specialised ship finance experience (both debt and equity) in London, Greece and Hong Kong. He has represented banks and other financial institutions, insurance companies, PE funds, export ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Keith Richardson
    Partners
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    Keith is a Partner in HFW's Asia Aerospace Team. Keith has extensive experience of advising a wide range of clients in the aviation industry including insurers, regulators, airlines, helicopter operators, airports, ground handlers and manufacturers. Sector/service Joins:
  • Adam Richardson
    Partners
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    Adam is a Partner in the Commodities department of HFW's Singapore office with a focus on international trade, commodities and shipping matters. Adam's area of expertise is international arbitration, both ad hoc and arbitrations under the LMAA, GAFTA... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gordon Rieck
    Associates
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  • Michael Ritter
    Senior Associates
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    Mike qualified into the firm's Shipping Litigation Team in London in 2011, after a 2 month secondment with Maersk Line. He advises predominantly on issues arising from marine casualties including collisions, fires, groundings and wreck removals, cove... Sector/service Joins:
  • Guy Robson
    Associates
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    Guy is an associate in HFW's asset finance team, with a focus on shipping and aviation.  Sector/service Joins:
  • Emmanuel Roger France
    Partners
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    As a lawyer at the Brussels Bar Association, Emmanuel specialises in both commercial and criminal business litigations, benefitting from over twenty-four years of experience in the field. Sector/service Joins:
  • John Rollason
    Legal Director
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    John advises clients doing international trade, acting in particular for producers, traders and banks in soft commodities and oil trading. Sector/service Joins:
  • Brian Rom
    Special Counsel
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    Brian is a construction lawyer with dispute resolution and contract drafting experience in Australia and internationally. Sector/service Joins:
  • Anne Romain-Huttin
    Senior Associates
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    Anne specialises in M&A transactions and corporate issues. She has a wide experience in French and cross-border acquisitions, negotiation of joint-venture and shareholders 'agreements as well as restructuring operations in the industrial and the ne... Sector/service Joins:
  • Eirini Roussou
    Senior Associates
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    Eirini is an Associate of the firm and Greek-qualified lawyer (dikigoros), specialises in EU Regulatory, EU Competition, State aid and Public Procurement law and litigation. Eirini holds an LLM from Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet, Munich, Germany wh... Sector/service Joins:
  • Yaolin Ruan
    Associates
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    Yaolin specialises in shipping, insurance and international trade, with her work experiences in these fields spanning over a decade. Sector/service Joins:
  • Lucinda Rutter
    Associates
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    Lucinda qualified in 2013 and has a range of experience in dispute resolution including international arbitration, mediation and High Court litigation. She has acted in disputes arising from various matters including a multimillion dollar claim for m... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sahar Saad
    Associates
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    Sahar has strong knowledge in civil, telecommunications, labor and commercial law, and has participated in regulatory efforts for the enhancement and modernisation of commercial laws in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Sector/service Joins:
  • Soraya Salem
    Associates
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    Soraya's practice focuses on projects, finance and associated corporate and regulatory issues. She advises a range of clients including sponsors, banks, state owned entities and corporate clients on international projects and financing transactions. ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Al Salmon
    Consultants
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    Al specialises in workplace relations law and advises clients in various industries including construction, commodities, energy and ports and terminals. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jenny Salmon
    Senior Associates
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    Jenny is a Senior Associate in our Piraeus office and speaks Greek. Jenny advises on all aspects of wet and dry shipping law, offshore shipping contracts and marine insurance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Fergus Saurin
    Senior Associates
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    Fergus is a Senior associate based in HFW's Hong Kong energy and resources group where he acts for a range of banks and other financiers, traders, private equity and other funds and insurers in the international trade and commodities sector. Sector/service Joins:
  • Evangelos Savvopoulos
    Associates
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    Evangelos joined HFW in May 2018 as an Associate in the litigation team of the firm's Piraeus office. He previously worked for a British law firm in Piraeus in the shipping litigation department. Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex Sayegh
    Senior Associates
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    Alex specialises in the transactional aspects of the commercial shipping and yachting industries; advising owners, shipyards and financiers on the construction, refit, repair, sale and purchase of various types of vessels. He has a particular focus o... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alessio Sbraga
    Senior Associates
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    Alessio is a Senior Associate at the London office of International law firm, HFW. He specialises in international commercial dispute resolution in the marine and offshore sectors, and has over 12 years experience of advising in respect of charterpar... Sector/service Joins:
  • An Schurmans
    Senior Associates
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    An Schurmans advises clients in contentious and non-contentious issues with respect to contracts, contractual liability and extra-contractual liability. Sector/service Joins:
  • Stéphanie Schweitzer
    Partners
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    Stéphanie qualified as an Avocat in 1997 and joined HFW in 2000. She specialises in international transportation and trade, focusing mainly on ship arrest, collision and charter party disputes. Stéphanie also has in-depth experience of matters involv... Sector/service Joins:
  • Kate Seaton
    Partners
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    Kate is an aviation litigation specialist, having advised clients in the industry for over 12 years. She handles liability claims and insurance matters as well as non-contentious aviation matters such as contractual liability, conditions of carriage... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ottilie Sefton
    Partners
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    Ottilie advises on employment law, both contentious and transactional. She is also responsible for the firm's risk management and compliance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Michael Sergeant
    Partners
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    Michael is a specialist construction lawyer with over 20 years experience. He advises on contracts and procurement but his principal focus of work involves helping clients during the course of a project when problems arise or claims need to be broug... Sector/service Joins:
  • Amira Shaat
    Associates
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  • Simon Shaddick
    Partners
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    Simon deals with shipping and marine disputes, with a focus on the offshore oil & gas sector. Sector/service Joins:
  • Omar Shalaby
    Associates
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    Omar is an associate in HFW's aerospace team in Dubai. Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Shannon
    Mariners
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    Andy is a Solicitor of England and Wales and Master Mariner in our Singapore Office. Andy is involved in disputes arising out of marine casualties including collisions, groundings, cargo claims and salvage. He has 16 years sea going experience on a w... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rupali Sharma
    Associates
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  • Jeremy Shebson
    Partners
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    Jeremy is a Partner in the aerospace team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Sara Sheffield
    Partners
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    Sara is a Partner in the commercial litigation team in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Sector/service Joins:
  • Faris Shehabi
    Associates
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    Faris is an Associate in HFW's dispute resolution team in Dubai, having previously spent three years in the Shanghai office. He has significant experience in international arbitration and cross border litigation and focuses predominantly on the resol... Sector/service Joins:
  • Adam Shire
    Partners
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    Adam specialises in ship and aviation finance; acting for banks and other financial institutions and for owners on finance transactions, including syndicated, bi-lateral and club loans; corporate jet loan and lease transactions; advising on sale and ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex Smith
    Associates
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    Alex is a corporate Associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Catherine Smith
    Senior Associates
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    Catherine works in the Shipping department where she is primarily involved in charterparty, bill of lading and cargo disputes. Prior joining Holman Fenwick Willan's Hong Kong office in 2008, she worked for a niche shipping law firm in the City of Lon... Sector/service Joins:
  • Robert Spearing
    Senior Managers
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    Bob is a Master Mariner with 15 years sea-going experience on board oil and gas tankers. He is a senior manager specializing in all types of marine casualty and has a wealth of experience handling collisions, groundings, salvage, total loss and carg... Sector/service Joins:
  • Edward Spencer
    Partners
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    Edward is a partner in the aerospace team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Spiller
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    Richard specialises in insurance transactions and regulation. With more than 25 years' experience working with the insurance industry, he advises on a wide spectrum of non-contentious insurance and reinsurance matters, including acquisitions and disp... Sector/service Joins:
  • Robert Springall
    Consultants
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    Robert specialises in shipping and trade, focussing mainly on commercial contractual issues and dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, casualty investigation (including collisions, fire and explosion, general average, ground... Sector/service Joins:
  • Herbert Stayer
    Associates
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    Herbert's practice focus on foreign direct investment in various sectors of business, mergers and acquisitions, construction, and general corporate and commercial. Sector/service Joins:
  • Toby Stephens
    Partners
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    Toby is a member of HFW's Global Crisis Management team and specialises in risk and crisis management/emergency response in the marine and energy sectors. Toby's work involves managing major marine and energy disasters including undertaking the initi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alex Stoughton
    Associates
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    Alex is a corporate Associate in our London office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Adam Strong
    Partners
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    Adam specialises in dispute resolution in the insurance and reinsurance sector. Adam also has experience of investor/state international arbitration and has acted in arbitrations under a number of the common institutional rules including ICSID, ICC,... Sector/service Joins:
  • Richard Strub
    Partners
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    Richard joined HFW as a trainee in 2002 and has risen all the way through the ranks of HFW to Partnership. He is now a Partner in the shipping department in Dubai and also leads the HFW Middle East commodities practice. Sector/service Joins:
  • Annabel Strutt
    Associates
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    Annabel specialises in international dispute resolution, with experience in complex cross-border litigation and arbitration. She focuses on fraud and insolvency matters, her skills in which have been developed in HFW's London and Melbourne offices. ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Justin Sun
    Partners
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    Justin specialises in aircraft finance, leasing and trading and mainly advises leasing companies and financial institutions, as well as airlines. He has rich experience in advising clients on complex aircraft leasing and financing transactions. Justi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Ranjani Sundar
    Senior Associates
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    Ranjani specialises in contentious matters with a focus on issues relating to the Corporations legislation, insolvency, negligence and contractual disputes. Ranjani has experience in complex litigation matters led in the state Supreme Courts in South... Sector/service Joins:
  • Susan Swanson
    Associates
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    Susan’s practice focuses primarily on insurance coverage matters and insurance-related litigation. Her extensive litigation work includes coverage proceedings, subrogation and recovery suits, commercial matters, construction disputes, and personal in... Sector/service Joins:
  • Chris Swart
    Partners
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    Chris specialises in advising shipowners, traders, charterers, banks and insurers on corporate and commercial disputes, both litigation and arbitration. Sector/service Joins:
  • Hannah Tacheny
    Associates
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    Hannah is an Associate in our Brussels office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Tien Tai
    Partners
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    Tien is a banking lawyer specialising in structured trade, commodity finance and ship finance and has been based in the UAE for over nine years. Tien has been involved in a number of domestic and cross border trade finance and project finance matters... Sector/service Joins:
  • Victoria Tait
    Associates
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    Victoria is a commercial litigator who specialises in international dispute resolution, with experience in complex, high value multi-jurisdictional matters involving off-shore trusts and cross-border insolvency procedures. She focuses on fraud and in... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lee Tam
    Of Counsel
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    Resident in Hong Kong, Lee qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 2003 and joined the aerospace practice in 2008. Lee is a personal injury specialist and advises airlines and airport service providers and their insurers on personal injury claims, e... Sector/service Joins:
  • Louise Tan
    Associates
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    Louise is a newly qualified Associate in our Singapore Commodities team with a focus on international trade, commodities and shipping matters. She advises on disputes arising out of physical commodities contracts and reviews general terms and conditi... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jameel Tarmohamed
    Senior Associates
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    Jameel specialises in structured commodities trade finance. He has experience acting for banks, investors and traders up and down the global commodities supply chain and in many emerging jurisdictions. Sector/service Joins:
  • Vanessa Tattersall
    Senior Associates
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    Vanessa advises ship owners, shipyards, charterers and cargo interests in maritime, international trade and general contractual disputes, with a focus on claims arising under shipbuilding contracts, charterparties and bills of lading. She acts predom... Sector/service Joins:
  • Jessica Taylor
    Senior Associates
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    Jessica is a Senior Associate in the Shipping Team. She has been with HFW since 2010, joining after several years with another international marine law firm. Sector/service Joins:
  • Sarah Taylor
    Partners
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    Sarah specialises in international commodity trade and shipping. Her practice includes advising on trade structures, contract drafting, financing, litigation and arbitration. She is experienced in both physical and derivative commodity contracts. Sar... Sector/service Joins:
  • Sylvia Te
    Associates
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    Sylvia specialises in commercial, residential and mixed use property transactions, including commercial and retail leasing, disposals and acquisitions of businesses, small to large scale developments and commercial contracts. Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Thomas
    Partners
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    Andrew is a Partner in the firm's London office and specialises in infrastructure projects including transportation (ports, airports and roads), oil and gas, power (both traditional and renewable) and social (hotels, schools and healthcare) projects ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Stephen Thompson
    Partners
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  • Mark Thompson
    Mariners
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    Mark is a Master Mariner in our London office and forms part of our shipping emergency response team. Mark deals with marine casualties, including collisions, groundings, cargo claims and salvage. Before joining HFW, Mark spent 3½ years working in ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Kristie Tobin
    Associates
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    Kristie is an experienced trial lawyer whose principal area of practice is commercial litigation, with a particular focus on insurance coverage disputes, personal injury, and construction litigation. She also spends significant time representing ene... Sector/service Joins:
  • Josephine Tong
    Associates
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    Josephine Tong is an Associate with the Energy and Resources team in Singapore. She specialises in managing disputes in the oil and gas industry. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jay Tooker
    Partners
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    Jay specialises in yacht and ship building, yacht and ship sale and purchase, yacht, ship and asset finance, corporate law and international trade. He is a French speaker. Sector/service Joins:
  • Adam Topping
    Partners
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  • Matt Tozzi
    Associates
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  • Christie Tsui
    Senior Associates
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    Christie works in our Shipping department, where she is primarily involved in shipping and international trade litigation and arbitration, in particular complex charterparty disputes. She works closely with owners, operators and traders in China/Asia... Sector/service Joins:
  • Gavin Vallely
    Partners
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    Gavin has more than 20 years experience advising on contentious and non-contentious matters concerning offshore oil & gas installations, commercial shipping and international trade. His work in the oil & gas and shipping sectors includes advising on ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nic van der Reyden
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    Nic specialises in dispute resolution and litigation. He has extensive experience in domestic and international commercial arbitration and mediation, having conducted arbitrations and mediations in London, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia. His lit... Sector/service Joins:
  • Dimitri Vassos
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    Dimitri is the managing partner of HFW Greece since 2008 and Deputy Head of the HFW Shipping, Offshore and Logistics Group globally. He is a specialist in shipping and commercial litigation, however he has also significant experience in managing tra... Sector/service Joins:
  • Manik Verma
    Senior Associates
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    Manik has advised on a wide range of projects including shipping and project financings, re-financings and restructurings (particularly in the offshore oil and gas and shipping sectors for vessels, tugs and barges, LNG/LPG, FPSO's and drilling/produc... Sector/service Joins:
  • Helen Verrier
    Special Counsel
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    Helen's strengths lie within the energy and resources sectors, in particular the wholesale gas and electricity markets and renewable energy developments. Helen has extensive drafting and negotiation experience in relation to a wide range of commerci... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nicola Vickers
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  • Iris Vögeding
    Senior Associates
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    Iris specialises in insurance, industrial risk and international commercial litigation. She focuses in particular on product liability, professional indemnity and civil liability claims in international litigation. She also assists clients in persona... Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Wait
    Partners
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  • Sam Wakerley
    Partners
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    Sam Wakerley is Head of Insurance for HFW in the Middle East. He has been based in the Dubai office since 2005 and handles a wide range of disputes work with a particular specialisation in insurance and reinsurance claims. He has advised on some of t... Sector/service Joins:
  • Tom Walters
    Partners
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    Tom joined HFW in 2002, and qualified in 2004 into the Admiralty Casualty Response team. In addition to a number of high profile salvage and marine litigation cases, Tom has worked on a number of complex technical cases in the offshore oil & gas indu... Sector/service Joins:
  • Colin Wannell
    Consultants
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    Colin Wannell was called to the Bar in 2001 (Inner Temple) having completed his post graduate diploma in professional legal studies at the Inns of Court School of Law. Since call Colin's practising experience was gained as an Employed Barrister worki... Sector/service Joins:
  • Rupert Warren
    Senior Associates
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    Rupert has specialised in insurance and reinsurance since 2008. In that time, he has acted for (re)insurers, brokers and policyholders in relation to disputes arising out of a wide range of lines of business including onshore energy, mining, property... Sector/service Joins:
  • Mark Waters
    Senior Associates
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    Mark is a Senior Associate in the Aerospace team and is based in the London office. He has specialised in aviation law since qualifying in 2008. Sector/service Joins:
  • Nick Watts
    Partners
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    Nick has extensive experience in handling construction, infrastructure, energy and resources related disputes and litigation throughout Australia. Sector/service Joins:
  • Jonathan Webb
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    Jonathan is a Partner in our London office specialising in shipping dispute resolution and litigation arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding contracts, ship sale MOAs, financing contracts, ship management and crewing agreements, h... Sector/service Joins:
  • Brian Webb
    Consultants
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    Brian specialises in commercial litigation, and advises on a wide range of disputes arising out of all types of contract, including charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, ship sale and purchase and sale of goods. Sector/service Joins:
  • Owen Webb
    Senior Associates
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    Owen is a Senior Associate in the Commodities team and also works closely with the Shipping department. He has broad experience acting on behalf of clients in relation to contentious and non-contentious matters concerning the international sale and c... Sector/service Joins:
  • Siri Wennevik
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    Siri Wennevik is a partner in HFW’s Singapore office, who specialises in international shipping and offshore finance and commercial transactions. Sector/service Joins:
  • Caroline West
    Associates
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    Caroline is an Associate in HFW's commodities team. Sector/service Joins:
  • Dennis Wheatley
    Consultants
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    Dennis is an aviation Consultant, working with HFW's aviation team to provide assistance with the aviation insurance markets and product development in the airline and General Aviation sector. Sector/service Joins:
  • Cade White
    Senior Associates
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    Cade handles complex litigation involving the insurance, energy and construction sectors. His practices extends to pipeline disputes, offshore construction matters, product liability matters and construction defects as well as representing property o... Sector/service Joins:
  • Nigel Wick
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    Nigel handles a wide range of insurance/reinsurance matters, including those involving marine, offshore energy, mining, property damage/business interruption, product liability, corporate liability and professional indemnity (particularly brokers' ne... Sector/service Joins:
  • Max Wieliczko
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    Max Wieliczko is head of HFW’s International Construction Team and has specialised exclusively in construction law since 1987. He advises in relation to all aspects of project procurement and delivery, and specialises in project support and dispute r... Sector/service Joins:
  • Huw Wilkins
    Senior Associates
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    Huw specialises in construction and engineering law and has experience of contract review, negotiation, dispute avoidance and dispute resolution. Sector/service Joins:
  • Thomas Willan
    Senior Associates
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    Thomas specialises in asset finance, with a particular emphasis on ship, superyacht and aviation finance. Sector/service Joins:
  • Andrew Williams
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    Andrew has a broad commercial and commodities practice which combines both dispute resolution and transactional / advisory matters. Sector/service Joins:
  • Aidan Williams
    Associates
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    Aidan works in property law, and corporate/commercial law. He has particular experience in commercial and retail leasing transactions, working with various NSW government entities and major tenants and landlords across all Australian States and Terri... Sector/service Joins:
  • Matthew Wilmshurst
    Senior Associates
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    Matthew works with ship-owners, NVOCs and transport operators, cargo interests and insurers on logistics and supply chain related disputes and projects. Matthew's dispute resolution and litigation practice includes claims arising out of the carriage ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Lorraine Wilson
    Senior Associates
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    Lorraine is a Senior Associate in the aerospace team. She qualified in 1996. Sector/service Joins:
  • Claire Womersley
    Senior Associates
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    Claire is a Master Mariner, having spent nine years at sea on large passenger vessels and ro-ro freight ferries before qualifying as a lawyer in England and Wales. Sector/service Joins:
  • Tony Wong
    Associates
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    Tony is a corporate and finance lawyer with experience in advising clients on a range of transactional and commercial matters, including asset finance, general finance, mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures. He has advised lenders and borrower... Sector/service Joins:
  • Tatianna Wong
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    Tatianna joined the HFW Aerospace team as an Associate in January 2017. She specialises in aircraft financing and leasing transactions, including finance leases, operating leases and sale and lease-back arrangements. Tatianna also represents clients ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Vivien Wong
    Associates
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    Vivien is an Associate in our Hong Kong office. Sector/service Joins:
  • Paul Woodley
    Senior Associates
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    Paul is a Senior Associate in the Aerospace Team based in London. He qualified in 2009 and is an Associate and Chartered Insurance Practitioner of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). Paul spent five years working for HFW in the Singapore office... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace 
  • Sophy Woodward
    Special Counsel
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    Sophy acts for Australia's largest corporations involved in complex disputes, especially contested insurance claims. She has particularly strong experience acting for mining companies in liability, D&O and PD/BI insurance coverage disputes. She also ... Sector/service Joins:
  • Anthony Woolich
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    Anthony is HFW's Head of Competition and Regulation. He specialises in competition law, EU law, public procurement, sanctions, export control, anti-bribery and anti-corruption, regulation, State aid, data protection/privacy, commercial contracts, joi... Sector/service Joins: EU, Competition and Trade Regulatory 
  • Michael Wray
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    Michael's practice focuses on marine and energy, commercial litigation, environmental, insurance coverage, and transactional matters. Having handled cases in multiple jurisdictions, Michael has handled numerous cases from inception through appeal. Sector/service Joins:
  • Pansy Wu
    Senior Associates
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    Pansy joined HFW in 2007 after she qualified as a Hong Kong solicitor. She advises airlines, airports and airport service providers and their Insurers in relation to aviation and wider transportation disputes and commercial matters. She specialises i... Sector/service Joins:
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    Associates
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    Associates
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    Nancy is a corporate lawyer with experience in advising clients on a range of transactional and commercial matters, including general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance. She advises on general regulatory requirements... Sector/service Joins: Shipping  Corporate  Commercial 
  • Hao-Ling Yau
    Senior Associates
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  • Evangeline Yeo
    Associates
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    Evangeline specialises in shipping and construction dispute resolution including litigation, arbitration, mediation and adjudications. Sector/service Joins:
  • Donna Yeum
    Associates
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    Donna is an Associate who is passionate about property law. Throughout her career, she has consistently built extensive experience in advising on various aspects of property law including, residential, commercial and industrial property acquisitions... Sector/service Joins:
  • Patrick Yeung
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    Patrick specialises in shipping, focussing mainly on dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding, fire and explosion, personal injury, total loss and limitation and also advises on investment and other business in Ch... Sector/service Joins:
  • Alfred Yu
    Associates
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    Alfred is an Associate in the Aerospace Practice Group and has experience in corporate and finance transactions including aviation finance and mergers and acquisitions. Having spent some time with the Shipping team, Alfred also has experience in ship... Sector/service Joins: Aerospace 
  • Stephanie Yu
    Associates
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    Stephanie joined Holman Fenwick Willan in September 2011 and upon completion of her training contract, joined the Construction team now led by Martin Downey. Sector/service Joins:
  • Kostis Zafiras
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    Kostis is a Consultant in our Piraeus office Sector/service Joins:
  • Jean-Marc Zampa
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    Jean-Marc has specialized for nearly 20 years in complex financial transactions, including ship finance, secured and unsecured syndicated loan transactions, acquisition finance, export finance and distressed related transactions. Sector/service Joins:
  • Harry Zhang
    Associates
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    Harry is a dual-qualified lawyer admitted to practice in Australia and People’s Republic of China with experience in property acquisition, development and disposal as well as corporate advisory. Sector/service Joins:
  • Meike Ziegler
    Associates
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    Meike qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and joined the Dubai office in 2014. Prior to joining HFW Meike worked for a leading P&I Club in London, where she gained first-hand experience in dry shipping litigation. At HFW Meike specialises i... Sector/service Joins:
  • Zohar Zik
    Partners
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    Zohar is a Partner in our aviation department with particular expertise in finance and leasing transactions, complex commercial contracts and regulatory matters. Sector/service Joins:
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