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Meana Green Maura & Co

CALLE FERAZ 3, 1¬ļ IZDA, 28008 MADRID, SPAIN
Tel:
Work +34 91 432 38 75
Fax:
Fax +34 91 432 38 76
Email:
Web:
www.meanagreenmaura.com
Barcelona, Bilbao, Cadiz, Madrid
Meana Green Maura & Co, Jaime Soroa, Madrid, SPAIN

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Jaime Soroa

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Work +34 626 781 636
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MEANA GREEN MAURA & CO

Position

Managing partner. Specialises in marine insurance and reinsurance, admiralty, collisions, fire, passengers liabilities as well as charterparty disputes and defence work generally. His specific experience lies in: insurance and reinsurance disputes; liability under Athens Convention; intervention on behalf of vessel’s interest and P&I Clubs in salvage cases; claims for cargo damage under Hague and Hague Visby Rules; arrest proceedings for shipowners and claimants alike; and superyacht work.

Career

Jaime graduated from Carlos III de Madrid University with a major in European Law and holds an LLM degree in international maritime law from the University of Wales, Swansea. He commenced his professional career in Spain at MGM before becoming a shipping solicitor in the UK where he has worked for two IG P&I Clubs and two boutique City firms. Jaime is a dual qualified shipping lawyer entitled to practice in Spain as well as a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. Jaime has rejoined MGM as managing partner in April 2015 after almost a decade working for the London market. He has lectured law at University and is a frequent speaker at Latin American and European shipping events.

Languages

English, Spanish, Italian. Conversational in French and Portuguese.

Member

Asociaci√≥n Esapa√Īola de Derecho Mar√≠timo; Instituto Iberoamericano de Derecho Mar√≠timo; Propeller Club; Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers.

Education

Universidad Carlos III, Madrid (LLB 2003). University of Wales, Swansea (LLM 2006).

Leisure

Motorcycle touring, 4x4 offroad, running, tennis, skiing.


Spain

Transport: Shipping

Within: Transport: Shipping

Meana Green Maura & Co provides 'sound and pragmatic advice' on maritime accidents. For example, it advised Baja Ferries on the Caribbean Fantasy fire case, and continues assisting Costa Crociere with over 150 passenger claims concerning the capsized Costa Concordia. Its newly opened fourth office, in Algeciras, is managed by senior associate Juan Montenegro Martínez. Jaime Soroa, Pedro Maura and Edmund Sweetman are key names.

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