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Our clients include national and international shipping companies, financial institutions, brokers, charterers, investment and leasing houses, funds, trusts, trading companies, engineering companies, energy providers, insurers, traders, shipyards, ship managers, shippers and agents.


To illustrate our experience and knowledge more specifically, we set out below a selection of cases we have handled for our national and international clients:

  • Assisting banks and borrowers in debt financings (asset and corporate)
  • Assisting shipping companies in Chinese finance leases, Japanese operating tax leases, and French tax lease projects in respect of ships and containers
  • Assisting an arranger in bond projects for a fleet of ships
  • Assisting banks and borrowers in financial restructuring
  • Assisting ship owners in debt restructuring
  • Advising banks and investment companies in workout and enforcement matters regarding ships
  • Assisting shipping companies, investors and leasing houses in corporate setups including offshore structures
  • Assisting clients in their corporate housekeeping
  • Advising receivers, creditors as well as debtors in insolvency matters
  • Assisting shipping companies in their corporate restructuring
  • Advising buyers and sellers in various mergers and acquisitions (asset and share deals) and ship sale and purchase projects
  • Advising shipping, investment and leasing companies in respect of trust, lease and investment structures
  • Accompanying insurance matters including projects and litigations
  • Assisting engineering companies in respect of new energy projects
  • Assisting shipping companies and ship managers in shipbuilding, ship management, chartering and pool matters
  • Advising shipyard in respect of securities
  • Advising owners/buyers and financiers in superyacht projects (construction, financing, securities, registration and delivery)
  • Advising employers to draw up a social selection scheme and representation of employer in various court cases over redundancies;
  • Representing clients in corporate, insurance, admiralty and trade cases
  • Advising a shipping liner in shipbuilding, chartering, pooling, financing and admiralty matters

The services in Hamburg are offered through ANCON BLUE LAW. In escrow and German tax matters we are cooperating with  ANCON BLUE TAX & TRUST.