Within the field of maritime and transportation law, several other areas of law are included, such as contract law, sales of goods, tort law, insurance law, and dispute resolution. In addition, there are extensive provisions of a regulatory nature, and employment law, competition law, and tax law issues are always present.
MAQS has long been a full-service firm within maritime and transportation law and the lawyers in the group are assisted, when necessary, by the firm’s experts in other legal areas in order to optimise the advice to our clients.
We have significant experience and expertise assisting our clients in respect of issues including, among others:
The lawyers in the maritime and transportation group have particular experience with both judicial and arbitral disputes related to all types of cargo claims, insurance issues, collisions and transportation agreements.
MAQS maritime and transportation group is very highly ranked by both Chambers and Partners and Legal 500, and we have long-standing relationships with companies within, among others, the insurance industry, the travel and charter industry, the haulage and logistics industry, the banking industry, the shipping industry, and employer and employee associations. Naturally, MAQS also has long-term relationships with companies which transport and deliver various types of goods by various means of carriage.
“The team performed very well in negotiations and kept us informed at all times.”Chambers and Partners, EMEA 2015