Our specialization in maritime law covers navigating choppy issues such as maritime accident claims, navigation incidents, marine pollution incidents, salvage claims, and ship arrest. We also advise on compliance with international maritime codes and conventions and law of the sea. In addition, our legal services include ship registration and drafting and negotiating shipping contracts.
Our focus on maritime law ensures that we are at the forefront of legal developments and are able to offer innovative practical solutions to complex legal problems. We pride ourselves on providing our clients with efficient, strategic legal advice that is tailored to their specific matter.
Altus Chambers provides legal services for clients operating within the international maritime industry. With in-depth knowledge of the complex network of international maritime codes and conventions, we help our clients navigate the challenging legal regulations of this ever-changing sector. Our lawyers provide a range of services including litigation, compliance advisory and transactional support. Our understanding of international maritime law combined with our practical and business-minded approach, enables us to deliver comprehensive and strategic advice tailored to achieve favorable outcomes for our clients.
Our experienced attorneys are equipped to handle claims relating to vessel collisions, fires, cargo damage, pollution, and personal injuries. We offer personalized legal services that focus on navigating the complex legal and regulatory environment governing marine insurance claims. Our team of lawyers is committed to standing up for the rights of our clients, and we pride ourselves on our ability to negotiate the best possible settlements for our clients.
Our contract vetting and drafting includes:
- ship lease / charter agreements
- ship build contracts
- ship sale/purchase agreements
- ship mortgage / financing agreements
- berthing agreements
- salvage agreements
- towage agreements