Caglar Coskunsu gained his Bsc in Maritime Faculty at Istanbul Technical University. He served on container vessels and bulk carriers of a major shipping company as second officer and chief officer respectively. While he was Chief Officer, he was promoted to onshore management as Manager of Claim and Insurance Department where he was engaged marine claims and disputes, particularly he was involved in P&I matters i.e. cargo claims, personal injury and pollution and, handled H&M claims. He graduated from Faculty of Law at University of Istanbul in 2002. Later he studied maritime law for an LL.M. degree in University of Southampton. He also had the chances being in various offices which were an international law firm, insurers, P&I Clubs, salvage brokers, adjusters, recovery agents in London where he spent the summer of 2004, to see London insurance and shipping market practice. Eight years between Maritime Faculty and becoming founding partner of Cavus & Coskunsu Law Firm made him well grounded to assist clients not only in legal matters but also in many practical aspects of commercial matters. His specialties are admiralty, insurance/ reinsurance, dry shipping matters including cargo claims, sale of goods, charter party and ship sale disputes.