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Ince Gordon Dadds LLP

Work +33 2 35 22 18 88
Ince Gordon Dadds LLP, Jerome de Sentenac, Le Havre, FRANCE

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Jerome de Sentenac

Work +33 2 35 22 18 88
Ince Gordon Dadds LLP

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Shipping , Insurance & Reinsurance, Commercial Disputes.


J√©r√īme has a wide experience in commercial disputes, with particular expertise in shipping. He advises on admiralty, cargo claims, charter party and bill of lading issues and provides regular assistance in multimodal transport for major freight forwarders. He also leads our Customs practice. J√©r√īme provides lectures at the Institut d'Economie du Transport Maritime (IETM) in Paris and regularly comments on maritime and insurance reported cases in the Droit Maritime Fran√ßais monthly.


J√©r√īme was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1989. Previously a partner in a firm specialised in maritime and commercial disputes, he joined Ince & Co in 2002. Since then, he has divided his time between the firm's Le Havre office, which he founded in 1996, and Ince's Paris office.



Within: Shipping

Ince & Co France SCP is active across contentious and non-contentious work and also has notable yachting expertise. The group's recent litigation caseload consists of mandates arising from casualties, collisions, rescue and pollution work, and non-contentious highlights include chartering issues and the construction, sale and acquisition of vessels. Practice head Jerome de Sentenac, Mathieu Croix, Alexandre Besnard, Aymeric de Tapol and Vy-Loan Huynh-Olivieri form the core of the practice, and customs expert Freddy Desplanques is also noted. EDF LNG Shipping instructed the team to assist with the chartering of an LNG carrier from NYK including advising on the negotiation of the charterparty and ancillary contractual agreements. Other clients include Bouygues Travaux Publics, CMA CGM and Louis Dreyfus Armateurs. Andrew Charlier relocated to the firm's Monaco office.

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