Our Shipping and Maritime Law team offer their clients expert advice and assistance in the field of international trade, transport and logistics.

Our aim is to offer, whatever your main activity (logistics, shipping and ports, rail, transportation by road or air), a coverage of comprehensive, multidisciplinary services. For these purposes, the Department is made up of the various professional areas of specialty, mainly, commercial, tax and administrative, all of them with extensive experience in the field of maritime law and transport.

We offer, among others, the following services:

  1. Comprehensive advice to companies and public administrations.
  2. Port law advice for freight forwarders, towing companies, and port handlers and loading and unloading.
  3. Ship Arrest, advice for both creditors and debtors.
  4. Sale, construction and financing of vessels.
  5. Flag and registration of vessels. Compliance with the administrative requirements in the field of SOLAS, MARPOL, STCW, etc.
  6. Advice in dealing with maritime administrations and port. Drafting of resources and demands contentious-administrative. Taxes and port fees. Concessions.
  7. Claims for damage to the goods.
  8. Management of abandoned ships.
  9. Wreck removal.
  10. Chartering of sport boats.
  11. Maritime Accidents: approaches and rescues. Responsibility for marine pollution.
  12. Maritime criminal law.

Mención específica merece nuestra labor en el campo de la Navegación deportiva, mediante el asesoramiento de marinas, academias y usuarios.

Prestamos también una especial dedicación al asesoramiento al Sector pesquero, en particular, en todo lo referente a la gestión de las ayudas y subsidios, licencias y procedimientos administrativos, seguros en el ámbito pesquero y recursos contras las sanciones impuestas por la autoridad competente.

Por último, en coordinación con nuestro Departamento de Derecho laboral, desempeñamos tareas de Gestión de tripulaciones: asesoramiento a armadores y gente de mar en relación con los contratos de embarque (Matrícula naval, repatriaciones, altas y bajas), seguridad social de la gente de mar y exigencias del MLC 2006.