Ince & Co has a deep understanding of the shipping industry, the way it does business and the way it operates. Across our global network our lawyers advise on the full range of legal issues affecting the shipping industry. We have offices in London, Paris, Le Havre, Monaco, Hamburg, Piraeus, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing, as well as Dubai. With our international set up we can offer a 24 hour international emergency response service for all our clients wherever they are in the world.
We practice across seven core business areas: aviation, business & finance, commercial disputes, energy & offshore, insurance & reinsurance, international trade and shipping. We count among our clients many of the world’s leading shipowners, charterers, builders, traders, banks and insurers.
We have had an office in Dubai since 2006, with an experienced legal team providing advice across all of the core business sectors. We have several Arabic speakers within the office who are qualified in and familiar with the laws of the UAE and other states in the MENA region.
We offer a full legal service to our shipping clients, which includes disputes ranging from cargo claims, bareboat, time and voyage charterparty disputes, collisions, piracy, pollution, salvage, ship arrest as well as sale and purchase of vessels. Our non-contentious practice includes providing advice on contracts, sanctions and ship finance, including Islamic finance.