Shipping Litigation Associate

Vacancy description

Wadkins Associates are assisting a boutique shipping firm with their search for a Junior to Mid Level Shipping Lawyer in London.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding team. The firm have strong relationships with international clients, advising a range of clientele from shipowners to P&I clubs. They have a reputation for handling high quality work and represent key players in the shipping industry.

Your work will focus entirely on dry shipping litigation, with exposure to the likes of charterparty and bill of lading disputes, COA disputes and ship sale and purchase disputes.

After in-depth discussions with our client, we have come up with some key benefits of joining their team:  

  • Specialist focus: Specialise within dry shipping litigation to enhance your comprehensive understanding of the field.
  • Smaller firm: The smaller team allows for a more a hands-on experience than larger international firms.
  • Culture: Enjoy a close-knit and collaborative working environment where you will build internal relationships quickly.

Our client is looking for an England & Wales qualified lawyer with between 2 and 5 years PQE.  A background in dry shipping is essential. 

If this role is of interest to you, or if you’d like to talk about the market in more depth, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.