Shipping and Aviation

The DunnCox team’s practice in maritime, shipping and aviation law is wide and varied.

Our Maritime expertise includes providing maritime legal services such as:

  • vessel acquisition, charter party and vessel leases
  • registration of vessels, crewing and compliance issues, and company incorporation
  • statutory compliance issues under the Shipping Act (Jamaica)
  • regulatory matters as regards the Maritime Authority of Jamaica and IMO issues
  • ship mortgages and financing
  • shipping documentation including drafting and modifying Bills of Lading and contracts of affreightment.
  • litigation issues and dispute settlement - including the arrest and detention of vessels
  • sale of ships pursuant to the mortgagees’ powers of sale, ship receivership and liquidation
  • insurance and P&I issues

Regarding aviation law, our lawyers provide services and advice pertaining to local laws and regulations, the acquisition and leasing of aircrafts, and airport operations.


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