Shipping in Gibraltar


Hassans has particular expertise in ship and yacht registration, vessel finance and admiralty work. Leading the practice is Lewis Baglietto QC, who focuses on advocacy and document drafting and specialist in shipping litigation Anne Rose. In a recent highlight, the firm assisted the Gibraltar Port Authority with the arrest of two vessels.

Triay & Triay

Triay & Triay works across the board in the shipping sector, with notable experience in vessel and yacht registration, ship financing and admiralty matters. James Ramagge is active for international ship financing banks and leads the practice with Raymond A Triay, who specialises in ship arrests. The firm is assisting Nordic Trustee with the re-organisation of the Sea Trucks Group’s dynamic positioning fleet. In another highlight, the team is advising Standard Chartered Bank on the drafting and registration of a mortgage against the vessel VOS Chablis registered in Gibraltar. Other clients include Aegean Baltic Bank and ING Bank.


Shipping finance specialist Christian Hernandez leads the practice at ISOLAS LLP, which has particular expertise in ship and yacht registration. As well as a dedicated admiralty department, the firm also has substantial experience in ship arrest matters.

TSN Barristers & Solicitors

TSN Barristers & Solicitors’ experience with maritime organisations and regulation allows the firm to provide assistance with registration and compliance in the shipping sector. Expert litigator Guy Stagnetto QC leads the practice and has particular experience in ship arrests, notably his team was involved in the high-profile arrest of sailing yacht A in 2017.