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Our barristers are consistently instructed in the most serious and high profile maritime regulatory cases. They advise and provide representation in matters conducted by the MCA, MMO, IFCAs, harbour authorities and governments.
Our marine & fisheries barristers are routinely instructed by international clients and City law firms, with members of the team undertaking work both in the UK and other jurisdictions.
The set’s impeccable reputation for health, safety and environmental law means that its members are ideally suited to deal with marine and fisheries regulatory matters. The set is synonymous with providing authoritative and pragmatic advice in urgent and often very difficult circumstances.
Members of the team provide advice and representation in respect of the following:
In addition to the above, members are well versed in advising on MAIB investigations, including the declaration taking process part of the investigation, submission, consultation and review of MAIB reports.
MCA v Woolsgrove (2015)
One of our counsel was instructed in the matter of MCA v Woolsgrove, a case that saw the legal team and investigators being presented with the prestigious GLS Prosecution Team of the Year award.
MCA v Hunkin (2015)
MCA v Serco Ltd (2015)
MCA v Knight & Huzzey (The Raiders Of The Lost Wrecks) (2014)
MCA v Morus (The Cardiff Bay Collision) (2014)
WAG v Powell (2014)
MFA v Gilson (2012)