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Paul Miller

Senior Associate and Master Mariner


Friary Court
65 Crutched Friars
London EC3N 2AE
United Kingdom

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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 working in the offshore sector, conducting rig moves and offshore supply roles, with areas of operation including North Sea, Africa, Brazil and Asia Pacific.

Paul has sailed as Master on Anchor Handlers, Platform Supply Vessels and a spell with Sail Training. He has 21 years seagoing experience including cruise ships and freight RoRo vessels, with experience in both modern integrated bridge systems, ECDIS and Dynamic Positioning.

Paul holds an HND in Nautical Science, a certificate in Marine Salvage Law, a certificate in Maritime law and an Unlimited Dynamic Positioning Certificate.


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

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

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