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Yachts to be careful: unusual features of yacht insurance policies

Yachts to be careful: unusual features of yacht insurance policies

As the shipping downturn continues, many marine insurance companies which ordinarily only provide insurance to cargo vessels are attracted to break into a new sector – yacht insurance. This article provides a guide to some of the more unusual clauses

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Looking back to 2008

Looking back to 2008

NOTE: The below originally appeared as the editorial in our March 18 Superyacht Investor Insight newsletter. To find out more, and sign up for free, please fill out the form on our homepage   It is now eight years since the global

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The risks of over insurance: M/Y GALATEA

The risks of over insurance: M/Y GALATEA

Andrew Spyrou, Holman Fenwick Willan, considers the recent case of Riva’s M/Y GALATEA, which was destroyed by fire in an Athens Marina.  The owners sought €13 million from the insurers of the vessel as she was a constructive total loss, but

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Holman Fenwick Willan hires new asset finance partner

Holman Fenwick Willan hires new asset finance partner

Holman Fenwick Willan has hired Stephen Marais a Partner in the corporate finance department. Marais joined the London office on 5th October 2015 from Ince & Co. He specialises in banking and asset finance and has predominantly acted on ship

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World’s leading superyacht lawyers

World’s leading superyacht lawyers

Anyone considering buying a superyacht will already have at least one trusted lawyer or firm that has advised on corporate work, trusts or property transactions. So paying for a specialist superyacht lawyer may seem like an unnecessary expense. It is

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Adam Shire

Adam Shire

Partner – Holman Fenwick Willan E: adam.shire@hfw.com T: +44 (0)20 7264 8264 W: www.hfw.com What sort of clients do you advise?  I act for both banks and owners. The owners include high net worth individuals, some of whom own more than one

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Alistair Feeney

Alistair Feeney

Partner – Holman Fenwick Willan E: alistair.feeney@hfw.com T: +44 (0)20 7264 8424 W: www.hfw.com What sort of clients do you advise? I advise superyacht builders, designers, buyers, sellers, owners, charterers and brokers in contentious matters, including in court and arbitration proceedings. How did

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Elinor Dautlich

Elinor Dautlich

Partner – Holman Fenwick Willan E: elinor.dautlich@hfw.com T: +44 (0)20 7264 8493 W: www.hfw.com What sort of clients do you advise? Owners, designers, yards, financiers, brokers. How did you end up in superyacht law? I always set out to practise shipping law

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William Maclachlan

William Maclachlan

Senior Associate – Holman Fenwick Willan E: william.maclachlan@hfw.com T: +44 (0)20 7264 8007 W: www.hfw.com What sort of clients do you advise? I advise clients across the spectrum from yacht designers and builders to owners, financial institutions and brokers. This broad spread of

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Jay Tooker

Jay Tooker

Partner – Holman Fenwick Willan E: jay.tooker@hfw.com T:  +44 (0)20 7264 8386 W: www.hfw.com What sort of clients do you advise? Yards, buyers, financiers, brokers, managers, designers How did you end up in superyacht law? Having begun in the fields of

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