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Ince & Co

ALDGATE TOWER, 2 LEMAN STREET, LONDON, E1 8QN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7481 0010
Fax:
Fax 020 7481 4968
DX:
1070 LONDON CITY EC3
Email:
Web:
www.incegd.com
Ince & Co, Gillie Belsham, London E1, ENGLAND

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Gillie Belsham

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 20 7481 0010
Email:
Ince

Work Department

Aviation & Travel, Energy & Infrastructure, Commercial Disputes

Position

Global Head of Aviation

Career

Gillie heads the firm’s global Aviation practice. She advises a range of clients from airlines, financiers, manufacturers and their insurers with regard to a broad range of their disputes in contract and tort, under the various liability regimes and usually dealing with complex international problems.

Most recently she has been advising a leading finance interest in relation to their hull claim for US$100 million in respect of two missing Boeing 747s including preparing their claim for English High Court litigation very successfully before the matter was concluded in mediation. She is known for her formidable case handling and strategic direction skills in relation to very large and complex cases.

Aviation
Gillie heads Ince's Aviation team. Her expertise in dispute resolution and the management of crises, including reputational issues, extends to the aviation industry.

Energy
In the energy sector, Gillie advises on English and multi-jurisdictional disputes.

A member of the firm's international emergency response team, she has specialist expertise in defendant personal injury cases, and is also well versed in matters of reputation, a subject on which she has published.

Commercial Disputes
As a specialist in dispute resolution and a key member of the non-marine international emergency response team, Gillie is frequently consulted in a strategic role for a variety of clients, acting for organisations involved in the hotel and transport industries.

Languages

English


London: Transport

Aviation

Within: Leading individuals

Gillie Belsham - Ince

Within: Aviation

The team at Ince is 'thoughtful, responsive, thorough and articulate' and it handles major disputes, insurance, regulatory, transactional, employment and commercial work in the aviation sector. The firm's recent merger with Gordon Dadds has broadened its aviation capabilities, bringing corporate and commercial lawyer Richard Elliott into the team. The practice has a strong Middle East following and is instructed by numerous aviation clients in the region. It also has the capacity to service a large volume of flight delay compensation claims, brought under EU Regulation 261/2004, where it acts for leading airlines such as Emirates, Vueling, Norwegian and China Eastern Airlines. Global aviation head Gillie Belsham, who is 'hugely knowledgeable, experienced and is not afraid to make big tactical calls in the conduct of a case', is instructed on complex aviation liability disputes.

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