With over 25 years’ experience and with extensive contacts in Europe, SE Asia and Japan, Nick’s clients include many of the largest Japanese ship owners, operators and trading houses as well as major insurance companies. He is known for his ability to resolve complex problems involving difficult jurisdictions and for thinking outside the box. He advises clients on new deals and structures in the maritime arena. He helps guide them through the potential pitfalls to ensure that their exposure is limited. On the contentious side, Nick has a wealth of operational experience given his many years as a consultant to some of the world’s largest shipping operators. There are few problems he has not seen before. He aims to offer quick solutions short of legal proceedings.
Nick is also a founding partner of BDM Law LLP.