In this chapter we recognise five leading shipping practitioners who stand out for their excellent work handling contract drafting and negotiations for clients, along with ship financing issues and disputes.
Jonas Rosengren at Werks Advokater is an “excellent and very active shipping lawyer”. One source notes, “He is a brilliant arbitrator who I would appoint at first chance.”
Jörgen Almelöv from Chambers Almelöv & Hjelmqvist is a “long-standing figure” and “true shipping expert”, highlighted for his vast experience advising ship owning companies, managers, banks and charterers on the full range of contentious and non-contentious issues.
At Cirio Advokatbyrå, Erik Linnarsson is an “outstanding name in the shipping industry” whose expertise spans financing and contractual issues.
Annica Börjesson at MAQS Advokatbyra is a top-drawer lawyer who stands out as an authority on marine insurance disputes.
Stefan Brocker with Mannheimer Swartling is revered for his encyclopaedic knowledge of shipbuilding contracts, charter party agreements and the full range of maritime law issues, including high-value shipping arbitrations.