Temporary Shipping Associate

Salary Details Available on Request


Alex Tidy
+44 (0) 203 633 0962


Are you looking to start an associate shipping litigation role immediately?

Wadkins Associates are working with a top-tier firm who are eager to find a temporary associate for their shipping department. A longstanding client of ours with whom we have worked internationally, we are in a strong position to offer assistance and advice on all aspects of the application process.

This is a temporary position consisting predominantly of wet shipping disputes, with the hiring partner renowned and commended for their work with some of the largest shipowners in the world. You will get the chance to work on high quality cases involving collisions, groundings, and salvage. The team also take on a variety of dry shipping disputes as they arise, involving charterparties, bills of lading and advising on coverage.

Speaking with the hiring partner, we can identify some further key advantages to joining the firm:

  • The team have fostered a positive work environment, and we know the partners to be collaborative and understanding. Operating at the highest level, this is a chance for a hard-working associate to enjoy their work alongside supportive experts.
  • The firm pay at the top end of the market, reflecting the quality of cases they handle and the owners they advise.
  • The role provides a rare variety of wet and dry shipping work, allowing you to work on the practical and immediate side of the law in a broad range of cases.

We are looking for candidates between 2 to 6 years’ PQE, England & Wales qualified. If you are interested in this opportunity, and able to start straight away, please get in contact with us for a confidential discussion.