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Work 0191 233 2222
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Martin Dalby

Tel:
Work 0191 233 2222
Email:
Web:
www.mills-co.com
Mills & Co

Position

Martin is a director of Mills & Co. Solcitors Limited. He is a Master Mariner who has worked in law since 2002, qualifying as a solicitor in 2006. Martin specialises in the technical and evidential aspects of ship casualties, and has carried over 100 casualty investigations worldwide. His experience includes collisions, dock damage, unsafe ports, groundings, salvage, fire, total loss, cargo, machinery, pollution, personal injury and piracy. Martin also has substantial experience in handling and litigating cases in the High Court, as well as London arbitration and mediation.

Career

1984-1994 Merchant Navy; 1994-1998 Simon Storage Tees (operations superintendent, Bulk Liquids Terminal); 1998-2000 South Tyneside College (lecturer to Mates and Master candidates); 2000-2002 North of England P&I Association; 2002-2014 Holman Fenwick Willan (partner from 2009); 2014-present Mills & Co.


London: Transport

Shipping

Within: Shipping

Mills & Co¬†regularly acts for marine insurers, shipowners, shipbuilders, charterers and marine suppliers on contentious and non-contentious mandates. Peter Sim¬†, Andreas Welz, Martin Dalby¬†and Guy Mills¬†regularly handle admiralty matters including collision, salvage, total loss, grounding, and pollution. Elsewhere, Michael Smith¬†handles dry shipping disputes; Nicola Jeanes¬†regularly advises on contracts for ship construction, conversion and repair; Simon Williams¬†is ‚Äėexcellent on disputes‚Äô; and Mark Doyle¬†and Jonathan Green¬†are also key figures.

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North: Transport

Transport and shipping

Within: Transport and shipping

Mills & Co is a shipping and international trade law boutique, which handles a wide range of maritime sector work leading to regular instructions from P&I clubs, H&M underwriters, shipowners, charterers, commodity traders, oil majors, freight forwarders and shipyards. Main contact Guy Mills specialises in charterparty, bill of lading and MOA disputes as well as shipbuilding and ship repairing matters, while Nicola Jeanes is best known for assisting shipyards and shipowners with contracts for ship construction, conversion and repair. Martin Dalby has extensive expertise in ship casualty work and Andreas Welz has admiralty litigation and arbitration at his core. International trade and commodities expert Neville Hopper is another key individual of the team.

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