Gorrissen Federspiel

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Gorrissen Federspiel's Transportation group is a leading advisor within the maritime, offshore and transportation industry. Our maritime law practice dates back to the 1890s.

The group offers specialist advice and assistance within: 

  • traditional maritime law, collisions, groundings, salvage, charterparties, cargo claims, marine insurance, CMR, etc.

  • related areas of law relevant to the entire maritime, offshore and transportation industry: sale and purchase, ship and asset finance, international trade, corporate law, competition law and labour law.

The group works closely with the firm's other groups, e.g. Aircraft & Rolling Stock, Banking & Finance, Corporate & Commercial, EU & Competition, Litigation and Labour & Employment.

Our clients include the vast majority of Danish shipowners as well as many foreign shipowners, road carriers, freight forwarders, leading P&I and FD&D clubs, H&M and other insurers, oil companies, contractors and harbours and leading financial institutions. We corporate with key organisations, including Danish Shipowners' Association, BIMCO, Dansk Transport og Logistik and International Transport Union.

We have close contacts with the companies, organisations and public authorities that make Denmark a leading seafaring nation.

Peter Appel, Chairman and Partner