MARITIME, AVIATION, TRANSPORT & INSURANCE

We have one of New Zealand’s leading practices representing many well known local and international companies and insurers in litigation and providing commercial advice. There is no substitute for industry knowledge and experience combined with technical expertise.

OUR PRACTICE INCLUDES:

  • Damage to cargo in transit by sea, road, rail and air
  • Grounding, collision, salvage and wreck removal
  • Admiralty action-arrest of vessels/ cargo
  • Representing sea carriers and their employees in statutory investigations and prosecutions
  • Charterparty drafting and charterparty disputes
  • Shipbuilding and ship sale and purchase contracts-advice on drafting and acting for parties with disputes
  • Oil spill and environmental pollution
  • Ship engine, hull machinery claims
  • Representing port operator on legislative  review, actions by pilot, commercial contracts and response to major incidents
  • Advising on insurance policy disputes
  • Drafting contract of affreightment, agency and management agreements
  • Aviation- acting on aircraft sale and purchase, acting in air accidents including representation at statutory investigations and litigation arising, sale and purchase disputes, aircraft maintenance and engineering disputes, advising on commercial contracts
  • Acting for transport intermediaries/logistics companies- drafting terms, litigation both commercial and on instructions from insurer

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