F Javier is head and legal director of the MGM&Co Office in Bilbao. He specialises in wet and dry shipping as well as in road transport. His clients include shipowners, P&I Clubs, freight forwarders, marine underwriters and contractors or service companies in the offshore energy industry. His practice covers all the firm’s main contentious practice areas such as shipping, energy and offshore, international trade and insurance and re-insurance.
He also has particular in-depth experience in the law and practice of pollution from ships having been involved in some of the most relevant oil spill cases in Spain. Javier is a frequent speaker on Shipping and Transport Law Seminars both in Spain and abroad and he is a professor on shipping and international law at University of Deusto (Bilbao) and ISDE (Madrid).