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Wikborg Rein
30 Cannon Street
EC4M 6XH
England

Work Department

Shipping Offshore Industry Group

Position

Baptiste Wreijburg is a Partner at Wikborg Rein’s London office and is part of the firm’s Shipping Offshore practice. He specialises in shipping and trade, focusing mainly on international dispute resolution arising from charterparties, bills of lading, shipbuilding contracts, memorandums of agreement for the sale and purchase of ships, ship management agreements, commodity and supply contracts, contracts of affreightment, casualties and marine insurance.

He assists and represents a wide range of clients in litigation, arbitration and mediation and also has particular expertise in security and enforcement actions.

Baptiste has gained practical experience through a secondment at an International Group P&I Club and has handled a wide range of P&I and Defence claims. He also spent time working in the industry.

Baptiste speaks fluent French and conversational Dutch.

Career

2020 – Partner, Wikborg Rein LLP
2018-2019:  Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein LLP
2015-2017:  Senior Associate, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
2009-2015:  Associate, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP

Languages

English
French
Dutch

Education

Master of Laws with Distinction (LLM Maritime Law), University of Southampton
Bachelor of Laws (LLB with Honours), The University of Edinburgh