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Lester Aldridge LLP
ALLEYN HOUSE
CARLTON CRESCENT
SOUTHAMPTON
SO15 2EU
England

Work Department

Marine/shipping and logistics.

Position

Linda Jacques is a Partner in the Marine, Shipping & Logistics team.

Linda acts for clients all over the world and has an excellent understanding of trade issues which arise out of the carriage of goods by ship, air and land. It is common to find lawyers specialised in one of these fields but rarer to find a lawyer who fully appreciates the entire trade chain. She offers a pragmatic and incisive view to try and get issues and disputes resolved as cost effectively as possible.

Career

Trained Halsey Lightly; qualified 1989; solicitor/partner Holman Fenwick 1989-2003; partner Lester Aldridge 2003 to present.

Memberships

Associate member of BIFA

Education

University of East Anglia (1987 LLB Hons); Guilford School of Law (1988).

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Transport > Shipping

(Leading individuals)

Linda JacquesLester Aldridge LLP

With a long-established market presence, the marine practice group at Lester Aldridge LLP handles the full scope of shipping matters with a particular focus on transactions and litigation. The group also acts for clients in collision claims and personal injury matters. Practice head Russell Kelly is noted for his advisory work on the purchase and sale of vessels; Linda Jacques is also a key contact in the team.