Jim James > Norton Rose Fulbright > Hong Kong, Hong Kong > Lawyer Profile
Norton Rose Fulbright Offices
38/F JARDINE HOUSE
1 CONNAUGHT PLACE, CENTRAL
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Dispute resolution and litigation
Norton Rose Fulbright‘s Asian shipping practice is led from Singapore by Ben Rose but is headed in China by Hong Kong-based dispute resolution expert and mariner Peter Glover who has substantial expertise in all aspects of tanker operations, claims management and incident response. Also notable is Jim James who has a strong track record advising shipping companies, banks, leasing companies, financial institutions, insurers and energy companies on shipping, shipbuilding, insurance and insolvency matters.
Norton Rose Fulbright advises on disputes involving estates, contracts, commercial law, finance, real estate and construction, along with shipping, insurance, IP, technology, telecoms and high-net-worth individuals. The Hong Kong-based practice includes Camille Jojo and Alfred Wu, along with consultants Jim James and Philip Nunn.(Leading individuals)
A key component of a global shipping team that includes experts throughout Asia Pacific, North America, South Africa and Europe, Norton Rose Fulbright‘s Hong Kong office has a ‘strong reputation in the industry‘ for its domestic and multi-jurisdictional work on behalf of shipowners, charterers and trading companies. Praised for its ‘solutions-oriented advice and analytical thinking‘, the team is well attuned to the needs of Chinese shipping clients and regularly handles big-ticket multi-jurisdictional international arbitrations. Master mariner Peter Glover is a key resource to clients across a range of shipping matters and has substantially enhanced the firm’s capabilities (particularly for wet matters) following his relocation from the London office in 2017. The ‘outstanding‘ Jim James is also recommended.