PRACTICE AREA DETAILS
- Date 23 Feb 2020
- Category Legal Advisory
ABOUT THIS PRACTICE AREA
BKLC’s maritime consultants provide legal advisory services in all aspects of shipping and maritime law and we understand that the maritime industry is a major sector and driver of Nigeria’s economy. Our consultants work together with local and international professionals to provide advice to shipping operators in all aspects of maritime law.
We assist our clients in negotiation and review of shipping agreements including time and bareboat charter party agreements, ship management agreements and all agreements connected with ship acquisition and financing.
We advise on issues related to marine insurance and commercial risk management, the perfection of vessel mortgages, registration of ships and procurement of navigation permits, statutory provisions applicable in the shipping industry including regulatory compliance, shipping operations, environmental pollution and safety, enforcement of maritime liens and general maritime litigation.